The closing date of the “Bauddhaloka Poson Udanaya”, held in Bauddhaloka Mawatha of Colombo 07 and which was organized by the All Ceylon Buddhist Congress, was on 18/06/2019. The lighting of the pandol, erected within the Federation premises, was performed by former H/E the President and present Hon. Leader of the Opposition, Hon. Mahinda Rajapaksha, on the invitation of Mr. Jagath Sumathipala, President of the ACBC. This pandol, lightened by 45,000 electric bulbs, was of 60 feet height and exhibited Kachchaani Jathakaya.
Large number of people, including Hon Susil Premajayantha, M.P., Mr. Dhansasiri Amarathunga, former Mayor and Ms. Samantha Sumathipala, Chairman of the Poson Zone Committee of ACBC, attended the function.