The first Kumbal street procession of the Kandy Esala Perahera
festival will take place tonight.
Diyawadana Nilame of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic Pradeep Nilanga Daeaela said that the street procession would begin at the auspicious moment
of 7.18 p.m.
In addition a special police security too has been imposed throughout
the Kandy town in view of the Perahera Festival.