President Maithripala Sirisena presenting a memento to the President of Nepal Bidhya Devi Bhandari, the Chief Guest at the closing ceremony of the United Nations Day of Vesak at the Sri Dalada Maligawa premises in Kandy yesterday.

The Mahanayaka Thera’s of the Malwatu and Asgiriya Chapters, members of the Maha Sangha, religious leaders of other faiths, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, Buddhasasana Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe, Ministers, Parliamentarians and delegates from foreign countries were in attendance.