A ceremony was held to launch the New Viharaya construction at the Randenigama Purana Temple at Nikeweratiya on 6 March.
Former Minister Rohitha Bogollagama and Deepthi Bogollagama participated at the foundation ceremony as Chief Guests and the main sponsor.
Randenigama Temple has remained the traditional family temple of the Bogollagama family for over three centuries.
This ceremony was attended by a large number of relatives and the public of Nikeweratiya.
Also present was Provincial Council member Nilantha Rajapakse and UNP Organiser Nikeweratiya M. Tennakone.