Inaugurating this housing program, the foundation stone was laid for the new house to be built in Buddhannegama, Saliyapura, Anuradhapura for the parents of Ven. Buddhannegama Assaji Thero and housing allowance cheques were also granted to 70 parents of beneficiary monks selected in the Anuradhapura District for this project.
Ven. Pothane Dhammananda Thero, Chief Incumbent of the North Central Province of the Sri Lanka Ramanna Maha Nikaya; Ven. Ethalawatuna Wewa Gnanathilaka Thero, Rajarata University Chancellor and Chief Incumbent of the Mirisawetiya Rajamaha Viharaya; Ven. Halmillewa Rathanapala Thero, Chief Incumbent of the Jethawanarama Rajamaha Viharaya; Ven. Nugetenne Pagnananda Thero, Chief Incumbent of the Sri Sambuddha Jayanthi Temple and other members of the Maha Sangha were present at the occasion.
Hon. Shehan Semasinghe, the State Minister of Samurdhi, Household Economy, Micro Finance, Self Employment and Business Development; K.P.S.Kumarasiri, Anuradhapura District Parliamentarian; S.M.Ranjith, the former Chief Minister of the North Central Provincial Council; H.B.Semasinghe, former Minister of the North Central Provincial Council, P.B.M. Jayasundera, Chairman of the Central Nuwaragam Palatha Pradeshiya Sabha; Sandhya Abeyratne, Anuradhapura Additional District Secretary (Land); R.M.G.Senaratne, Central Nuwaragam Palath Divisional Secretary, local politicians, government officials and others were present at the occasion.