Joint Opposition commences 3rd round of coconut dashing

Saturday, 20 February 2016 - 12:55


The Joint Opposition commenced their third phase of coconut dashing ritual today, in protest of the first anniversary of the FCID.

The dashing of coconuts took place at the Aiyanayaka Devale in Singakkuliya, Kurunegala.

According to our correspondent, MPs representing the Joint Opposition including Salinda Dissanayake, Kumara Welgama and Bandula Gunawardena participated in the ritual and prayed to the deities.

Prior to this, the members of the Joint Opposition have dashed coconuts at Hikkaduwa Seenigama Devale and Ratnapura Godakawela Devale.