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Army Commander visits Sri Dalada Maligawa

Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake and other military officials entering the temple premises.

Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, together with Army Seva Vanitha President Chandrika Senanayake, paid homage to the Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic (Sri Dalada Maligawa), last Friday; the eve of the final Randoli Maha Perahera that concluded the Esala festival.

The Esala Perahera festival was held between August 16 - 26, with the cooperation of the Kandy Division 11 troops. Division 11 General Officer Commanding (GOC) Major General Tissa Nanayakkara accompanied the Army Commander during his stay at the chamber.

The Army Commander, following religious observances, met Diyawadana Nilame Nilanga Dela Bandara.