“Koppara” (dried up split coconuts) to light up the procession was donated by Sri Lanka Army. The Army Commander General Shavendra Silva handed over a tray of “Koppara” today (09) to mark this. Accordingly the army will donate about 10 tons of “Koppara” to light up the entire procession.For the past few years continuously, Sri- Lanka Army donated the required amount of “Koppara” for the procession.
“Perahera Sandeshaya” the communication of the successful conclusion of the Kandy Esala Perahera Festival 2023 was handed over to His Excellency the President Hon. Ranil