Important announcement by the President regarding the Perahara events!

This time the President has instructed to hold the Perahera events in the main places of worship and churches.

However, the Presidential Media Unit said today (Friday) that people are not allowed to view the events.

President Gotabhaya Rajapakse declared, “We must prioritize our traditions and religious principles and organize this year’s Perahera events on the streets.”

It has been mentioned that the perahera activities to be held in Kandy Dalada Maligawa, Kataragama and Sabaragamuwa areas should be carried out under the guidance of the Ministry of Health.