Country needs the unity of the Maha Sangha; President

Sunday, 10 March 2013 - 7:57


President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that if the maha sangha acts as one, it contributes immensely towards the betterment of the country.


The President expressed these views at the function that was held at the Independence Square in Colombo yesterday to hand over the sannas papers to Agga Maha Panditha Most Venerable Naapana Premasiri Thera who was appointed as the Maha Nayaka Thera of the Sri Lanka Ramanya Maha Nikaya.


The President also stated that certain forces were in effect against the country in the past and present as well.