Hirunews Logo
Photographing+Sigiriya+Frescoes+Prohibited
Wednesday, 30 December 2015 - 12:04
Photographing Sigiriya Frescoes Prohibited
21,295

Views

Photographing frescoes in Sigiriya is to be banned from today (30th) on, Director General of the Central Cultural Fund Prof. Krishantha Gunawardena said.

Gunawardena said that this decision concerning the frescoes cave in Sigiriya was approved by the Department of Archaeology.

Experts have suggested that direct flashing causes damage to frescoes.

This decision was taken after a one-foot long piece of plaster from the roof of the cave which houses Sigiriya frescos fell off on 28th, he atated further.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Farmers occupy A-9 road to dry paddy
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 13:52
The drivers who are using the A-9 road complain that farmers have occupied certain sections of the road stretch from Puliyankulama to Mullaitivu to dry... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
3,634 Views
15,652 Views
699 Views
3,177 Views
518 Views
17,096 Views
Top