Unity among ethnicities will help defear separatist powers

Saturday, 04 May 2013 - 8:26


Chief Prelate of the Asgiri Chapter Venerable Udugama Sri Buddha Rakhitha Thero states that unity among ethnicities will aid in defeating separatist powers against the country.


The venerable Thero made this observation today when Minister of Plantation industries Mahinda Samarasinghe paid homage to him at the Temple of the Tooth.


Subsequent to his audience with the Chief Prelate of the Asgiri Chapter Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe expressed the following views to the media stating that although certain forces had attempted to portray religious discord within the country, those attempts were thwarted.



We have only one enemy to fight, coronavirus, stay at home support the fight - PM special statement  (Video)
Tuesday, 07 April 2020 - 20:16

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa addressing the nation highlighted the work that has been carried out by the government. He made special mention of the... Read More

12 year old girl sexually abused by a group of five people repeatedly- 2 suspects arrested
Tuesday, 07 April 2020 - 21:00

Police have arrested two suspects for sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl in the Kiriibbanwewa area in Sevanagala. The girl has been abused on several... Read More

Covid-19 numbers could increase in the next couple of days - GMOA
Tuesday, 07 April 2020 - 19:57

The Government Medical Officers' Association (GMOA) says that they expect an increase the number of corona infected patients in the next couple of days.Deputy... Read More