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Monday, 07 September 2015 - 16:15
Election to appoint Chief Custodian of Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic tomorrow
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The election to appoint the 20th Chief Custodian of Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy will be held at the Kandy Buddhist Centre at1.30 PM tomorrow.

4 candidates will be contesting for the election, while there are 301 eligible voters.150 Chief Priests are eligible for voting as well as 31 Custodians and 120 provincial secretaries of 16 districts, according to the Ministry of Buddhist Affairs.

Current Chief Custodian of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Pradeep Nilanga Dela , former Chief Custodian Neranjan Wijeratne, Kandy Sri Naatha Devale Custodian Attorney-at-law Gayan Hashila Heenkenda as well as former Ambekke Kataragama Devale Custodian Sudatta Senanayake will be contesting for the position.

 

The list of candidates who will be contesting for the Election: 




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