The 26th commemoration ceremony of late President Ranasinghe Premadasa, was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena in front of the Premadasa statue near the Hulftsdorp Court Complex, today (01).
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, Ministers and MPs, Madam Hema Premadasa and others participated in this event.
The President paid honours to the statue of Premadasa offering a bouquet of flowers. Later, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, Madam Hema Premadasa and Minister Sajith Premadasa paid floral tributes to the statue.
The Maha Sangha including Dr. Ven. Ittapana Dhammalankara Nayake Thera participated on this occasion. President Sirisena offered Ata Pirikara to the Maha Nayake Thera.