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State Minister pays last respect to late Most Ven. Maduluwawe Sobitha Thero

State Minister pays last respect to late Most Ven. Maduluwawe Sobitha Thero

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.

 

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