Sagaragamuwa+Maha+Saman+Devala+at+risk
Saturday, 26 January 2019 - 19:13
Sagaragamuwa Maha Saman Devala at risk
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It was reported to our news team that the historic Sabaragamuwa Maha Saman Devalaya is at risk due to illegal gem mining in the Kalu River.

According to the Department of Archaeology, no construction or mining can be carried out in the Kalu River within a radius of 400 meters from the Devala.  

The Basnayake Nilame of the Devala, Migara Jayasundara Bandara stated that the Sabaragamuwa Maha Saman Devalaya is facing a risk from the erosion of river banks due to the continuous illegal mining of gems.

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