Thursday, March 1, 2012

SL Navy provides assistance to devotees at Kachchativu Island
The annual feast of the St Anthony's Church in Kachchativu island will be held on March 3rd and 4th .
Sri Lanka Navy is providing assistance to thousands of devotees expected to attend the annual festival of St. Anthony's church dedicated to St. Anthony, the patron-saint of seafarers.
The Navy has taken steps to provide the island with necessary facilities for the feast in addition to the security for the festival.
The Navy says it has provided all infrastructure facilities, including development of all by-roads and installation of sanitary and drinking water facilities in the island to conduct the feast in a grand scale. Read more....