State Minister pays last respect to late Most Ven. Maduluwawe
State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene paid
his last respects to the late Most Ven. Maduluwawe Sobitha thero at the
Sri Naga Vihara Temple in Kotte yesterday (10th Tuesday, November 2015).
A large gathering of people including Ministers,
Parliamentarians and State Officials were also present to pay their last
respects to the late thero.
The final funeral rites are to be performed at the
Parliament grounds on the 12th evening. Accordingly the 12th Thursday
has been declared as a national day of mourning.
Late Ven. Maduluwawe Sobitha Thero passed away at a
hospital in Singapore on last Sunday.