Banished Sri Lankan heroes in 1818 and 1848 conferred with National Patriotic Awards

Wednesday, 20 November 2013 - 19:20

The Ministry of Cultural Affairs has decided to hold an Award Ceremony for fallen National Heroes of Sri Lanka who were banished by the British colonialists following the 1818 and 1848 rebellions.

The award ceremony will be held on the 26th of this month at the National Museum coinciding with Keppitipola Hero's Day.

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