The Annual festival of the St Anthony’s Church in the Kachchathiew Island is currently underway.
It is reported that 7000 devotees have already attended the festival.
Media Spokesperson of Navy, Commander Kosala Warnakulasurtiya stated that a special security arrangement is in place in view of the Annual festival of the St Anthony’s Church in the Kachchathiew Island.
He further stated that such security arrangement is in place to ensure security for the devotees attending the annual festival.
Navy ships and boats are being deployed in the costal area around the Kachchathiew Island.