POSTED AT 03:10 PM 05-04-2017
Ven. Davuldena Gnanissara Thero - last rites
The final rites of Ven. Davuldena Gnanissara Thero, who passed away on (3rd April), will be on 6th April. They will be conducted at the Independence Square with full state honours.
The remains of Ven. Davuldena Gnanissara Thero lie at the Sri Vidya Vijaya Ramaya, Nugegoda. Dignitaries, religious leaders, parliamentarians and civilians visited to pay their last respects.
As a mark of respect for his passing, the Government requested all citizens to display a yellow flag outside all residences and commercial premises.