දඹුල්ලේ පුරාවිද්යාත්මක අගයන් රැක ගනිමින් සංවර්ධන කටයුතු වේගවත් කරන ලෙස අප හෙළයේ මහ රජු මහින්ද රාජපක්ෂ උතුමා විසින් නිද්රාශීලී වගකිව යුත්තන්ට උපදෙස් දෙන ලදි. එම අවස්ථාවේදී රංගිරි දඹුලු විහාරාධිපති අති පූජණීය ඉනාමළුවේ ශ්රී සුමංගල මාහිමිපාණන් විසින් දඹුල්ලේ දියුණුව විස්තර කරන ලදි.
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A discussion was held at Temple Trees presided by President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Monday evening on theo implementation of Dambulla Sacred Area Development Plan. At this discussion the President has instructed the relevant officials to expedite development activities in the Dambulla Sacred area while preserving the archaeological values.
The President also emphasised the importance of compensating the residents whose lands have been taken over for such development activities and also providing them with suitable alternate lands. The Chief Incumbent of Rangiri Dambulu Viharaya Venerable Inamaluwe Sumangala Thero who was present at the discussion said that since declaration of the Viharaya as a World Heritage Site, large number of foreign visitors from various countries are visiting the temple.
Deputy Minister of Buddha Sasana & Religious Affairs M.K.A.D.S.Gunawardena, Deputy Minister Nandimitra Ekanayake, Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga, Secretaries of the relevant Ministries, Representatives of the Departments of Archaeology and National Physical Planning were present at the discussion.