100,000 visiters to Adam's Peak during the New Year


Nearly 100,000 devotees has climed the Adam's Peak during the three days following the dawn of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year.

Nallathanniya Police said a large number of people, both Sinhala and Tamil, was seen at the sacred place yesterday.

Hiru correspondent said that vehicles were parked about six kilometers away as a result of the large crowd.