The religious ceremony to open the newly built Wahalkada at the Kolonnawa Purana Raja Maha Viharaya was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena, today (12).
The President who visited the temple, first engaged in the religious observances and the Chief Incumbent of the Temple Ven. Kolonnawe Dhammika Nayaka Thero conducted the religious observances and invoked blessings on the President.
Colombo district MP S.M. Marikkar and others participated on this occasion.