President Mahinda Rajapakse visited the historic Kiri Vehara Raja Maha Viharaya yesterday.
The president inquired into the health of the Chief Prelate of Ruhunu Magampattuwa, Chancellor of the Uva Wellassa University Prof.Ven. Aluthwewa Soratha Thero.
President Rajapakse also partook in religious observances at the Kiri Vehara Chaithya.
Meanwhile, President Mahinda Rajapakse engaged in an inspection tour of the Ruhunu Magampura Port yesterday.
The Presidential Media Unit noted that President Rajapakse inspected the second phase of the Hambantota Port comprising 6 terminals.
He also inspected the special imported vehicle storage facility at the port.
The second phase of the Magampura Port is being constructed at a cost of 808 million US dollars.