Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Sri Dalada Maligawa in Kandy and paid homage to the Sacred Tooth Relic recently. President Maithripala Sirisena accompanied him.
The Diyawadana Nilame Nilanga Dela welcomed the Indian Prime Minister Modi when he arrived at the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. He also visited the Mahanayake Theros of the Malwathu and Asgiri Chapters and offered Ata Pirikara to the Theros. Later, he also signed the Guest Book at the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.