Nov 18, 2018

Funeral expenses for prelate in doubt following regime change Featured

Organizers are unable to pay Rs. 1.4 million for the state-sponsored funeral of senior member of Malwatte Chapter, Ven. Aluthgama Sri Dhammananda Thera.

The money was spent for the erection of VIP huts, seating facilities and refreshments for the event that took place at Police Stadium at Asgiriya in Kandy.

The service provider is asking for the payment but the organizers are unable to find the money following the change in the government.

Other expenses of the funeral had been met by a philanthropist of Kandy.