Kandy Mayor Kesera Sennayake speaking at the celebrtions organised at the Historic Meera Macan Mosque said that the Muslim community has also contirbuted to gaining Independece as much as Siinhala and Tamil communities.
The Mayor was the Chief Guest at the the 73 Independence celebaratons held at this Historict Mosque coming back from the times of the ancient Kings.
The clebrations commenced with the unfurling of the National Flag by the Mayor Sennayake and also attended by the Deuty Mayor Al Haj Illhai Abdeen, the Opposition Lear of the Council .
Ameeting was held at the Hall of the Mosque.where the attendees resorting to the required Heatlh requrienets.
Among htose who attended these celearations were the Kandy Tamil Traders, Muslim Traders Association, the Dinhala Wwlanda Mandalaya representtiveds.
The celebvrations organised at the Mosque were by the Kandyt Meera MacanMosque Trustees and the Kandy Mosque Ferderation Tustees.