Celebrating the union of hearts
This grand nuptial ceremony in Sri Lanka saw the presence of distinguished personalities from the world of politics and power. Dhakshitha, son of Rohitha Bogollagama, Governor of the island country’s Eastern Province, tied the knot with Niranjala, daughter of Rohitha Siriwardena, at Shangri-la Hotel, Colombo. The colourful occasion saw traditional performances. Taranjit Singh Sandhu, high commissioner of India to Sri Lanka, was present at the do.
Ranil Wickremesinghe, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, (second from left) with the newly weds, Dhakshitha and Niranjala, and the groom’s parents, Deepti Bogollagama and Rohitha Bogollagama
Attorney general of Sri Lanka, Jayantha Jayasuriya, with his wife Kalyanapriya Jayasuriya
R S Jaura with Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka
Taranjit Singh Sandhu, high commissioner of India to Sri Lanka, Prasad Kariyawasam, secretary, Sri Lankan ministry of foreign affairs, and Karu Jayasuriya, speaker of the Sri Lankan Parliament
Traditional performers at the ceremony