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06th September 2018 09:35:29 Hours

62 Div Troops-Built Temple Structures Opened

62 Division troops under the SFHQ-Wanni at the request of Sri Bodhirukkharama Temple authorities in Aliyawanguwa erected a and a preaching hall in the premises and vested them in the devotees on August (26) during a ceremony.

The construction was carried out under the supervision of Brigadier Sanjaya Wanigasinghe, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 62 Division and the new preaching hall was dedicated to the memory of late Ven Madhuluwawe Sobhitha Thero. Most Ven Dr Iththapane Dhammalankara Thero, Chief Incumbent of Sri Bodhirukkharama Temple, together with Major General Kumudu Perera, Commander, Security Forces - Wanni and a large gathering of devotees graced the opening ceremony.

Members of the Maha Sangha, including Venerable Horana Millawe Sumanathissa thero, the Incumbent, Major General Ajith Wijesingha, who was formerly a GOC in the 62 Division, Officers and commanders were present during the event.