Transparency of NGOs will build confidence among masses - Ven. Prof.
Bellanwila Wimalarathana Thera
"Transparency of Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOS) will build
confidence among the people" said Ven. Professor Bellanwila
Wimalarathana Thera, Chancellor, Sri Jayawardenapura University at a
ceremony held recently at Sri Shashthrananda Pirivena, Dehiwala to hand
over Life Insurance policies and exercise books to 500 Dhamma School
Students in the Dehiwala area and to felicitate P. Udaya Perera, a
reputed businessman in the area who has conducted a massive blood
donation camp in Dehiwala, on Poson full moon day consecutively for 14
Speaking further the Ven. Thera said that the Pragna Study Circle has
rendered a yoeman service to the student populace in the Dehiwala and
Mt. Lavinia areas by conducting English and Japanese language classes
free of charge. Their annual Sadaham Publications released on Vesak Poya
day helped to disseminate Dharma among devotees.
Further, appreciating the services rendered by them Ven. Thera urged
the PSC to conduct more educational programmes to widen the knowledge of
the youth who are an asset to the nation.
The meeting presided over by Ven. Middeniye Pemananda Nayaka Thera
Chief Incumbent, Piyaratharamaya was addressed by Ven. Ambewela
Dhammapala Thera Chief Incumbent, Sastrananda Periven Viharaya, Ven.
Maussagolle Lankananda Thera, Secretary, Sasanarakshaka Balamandalaya,
Dehiwala, Dhanasiri Amaratunge Mayor, Dehiwala-Mt.Lavinia Municipal
Council and A. Godwin De. Alwis - President Pragna Study Circle and