The Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunesekara says that the police are ensuring maximum security of the public during the Vesak season.
“The security forces will provide maximum security during the Vesak season. We have deployed police officers to provide security to those who come to Colombo these few days. The Police headquarters has also instructed all police stations to organize religious festivals and ceremonies in order to celebrate Vesak” Gunesekara said.
Meanwhile, the State Vesak Day festival will be held at 2 pm today (17), at Thotagamuwa Ranpath Rajamaha Viharaya in Thelwatta in Hikkaduwa.