The funeral of the late Most Venerable Aggamaha Panditha Most Ven.Kotugoda dhammawasa maha thero, decleared to be held tommorow and the day of cremation will be declared as day of mourning tomorrow. ( March 25)
The cremation of the late Thero will be held at the Independence Square premises in Colombo with full state honors. Thero was receiving treatment at a private hospital in Colombo.
Most Ven. Kotugoda Dhammawasa Maha Nayaka Thera was 88 years old and was resided at the Mount Lavinia Dharmapalarama Temple.
Meat and liquor outlets and liquor stores in the Colombo district will also be closed tomorrow.