President Mahinda Rajapakse visited the Sri Dalada Maligawa this morning and received blessings.
Meanwhile, the president also commended the unity of the youth and the Buddhist sentiments expressed by the younger generation.
The President made these comments while observing the colossal Buddhist Flag created by the youth of Wewala in Poojapitiya.
The flag is 200 feet long and 100 feet wide.
The Presidential Media Unit stated that President Rajapakse engaged in cordial discussions with the residents of the area.