CHOGM vehicle parade begins in Jaffna and Tissamaharama
Sivudigin Harasara, a vehicle parade organised by Rupavahini Corporation under its public awareness program Podu Rada Madulu Harasara to mark the hosting of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) will commence today in Jaffna and Tissamaharama.
It is expected that one million people from among the public will endorse the hosting of CHOGM during this parade.
The vehicle parade starting from Jaffna will reach Galle Face on October 30 passing Chavakachcheri, Pudukuduirippu, Mullaithivu, Kilinochchi, Vavuniya, Mihintale, Kekirawa, Palapathwala, Akurana, Kegalle and Nittambuwa.
The vehicle parade starting from Tissamaharama will reach Galle Face passing Hambantota, Matara, Galle, Ambalangoda, Kalutara, Matugama, Panadura, Ingiriya, Hanwella, Biyagama, Kaduwela, Malabe, Homagama, Kottawa, Piliyandala, Moratuwa, Maharagama, Battaramulla and Nugegoda.
Rupavahini Corporation has organised a series of programs for the public during the 10 day tour including educational workshops for schoolchildren in Sinhala and Tamil to raise their awareness on CHOGM.
Courtesy : Daily News