The entire Atamasthana Zone will be brought to its past glory and the security for the Anuradhapura Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi and the Ruwanweli Chethiya will be tightened.
The housing Construction and Cultural Affairs Minister Sajith Premadasa offered a cheque for Rs. 44 m to Atamasthanadhipathi Ven. Dr. Pallegama Siriniwasa Nayaka Thera in this regard at a religious ceremony held at the Sri Maha Bodhi recently.
Minister Premadasa said on the occasion that a high-security fence will be erected around the Sri Maha Bodhi and the Maha Seya equipped with CCTV cameras. The Minister said the Chapter House (Pohoya Geya) of the historic Lowamahapaya and the Wahalkada of Anuradhapura will be renovated, the Minister said.