2020 Poson festival at the Mihintale Medamaluwa

2020-05-22 at 19:32

The state Poson festival will be held at the Mihintale Medamaluwa in Anuradhapura in the wake of the threat of the coronavirus.

The Office of the Prime Minister said religious observances will be held while practicing social distancing.

A discussion was held yesterday at the Temple Trees under the patronage of the Prime Minister to reach decisions pertaining to the Poson festival.

The state Poson festival will be celebrated under the theme “Arogya Parama Labha”.

Accordingly, Poson merit programmes have been advised to be organised with limited numbers.

Health authorities have requested that elderly individuals and persons with illnesses not to be facilitated at these programmes.