Measures to Rehabilitate Lighting of Kiri Vehera Raja Maha Viharaya after 49 years…..
A new lighting system for entire Kirivehera premises….
Minister in charge advises to complete electrification by September….
Hon. Ravi Karunanayake, Minister of Power, Energy and Business Development has informed the parties concerned to take immediate measures to unsolved matters related to electricity in Kirivwhwra Raja Maha Viharaya and to carry out future electrical improvements.
Hon. Minister Ravi Karunannayake participated the Kap Ruk Poojawa offered to Kiri Vehera Stupa in order to mark the 50th Anniversary of CEB and other religious activities held at Kiri Vehera Rajamaha Viharaya parallel to Esala Maha Perahera of ancient Ruhunu Kataragama Maha Devalaya. The specialty is Hon. Minister voluntarily agreed electrical improvements of the temple after inspecting the place.
Lighting system of Kiri Vehera Stupa was established in 1970 and there had not been any renovation for years since then. Hence, Hon. Ravi Karunanayake, Minister of Power, Energy and Business Development met the Chief Incumbent of Kiri Vehera temple and made a promise to establish a new lighting system covering the whole premises of Kiri Vehera and carry out required renovations.
Kiri Vehera Chief Incumbent stated that politicians’ voluntary involvement in this kind of noble deeds for the existence of Sambuddha Shasanaya is great and he has not made a request to the government in this regard and extended his thanks to Minister of Power, Energy and Business Development for this service discharged on behalf of general public.