Union Minister for Religious Affairs and Culture Thura U Aung Ko handed over 500,000 baht donated by the All Myanmar Theravada Buddhist Association and Buddhist Missionary for Border and Hilly Regions to the Sathira Dhammasatha Centre in Bangkok yesterday.
Ven. Mae Chee Sananee Sthirasuta accepted the donation.
In the evening, the Myanmar delegation led by Bhamo Sayadaw Bhaddanta Kumarabhivamsa and comprised of Members of the Sangha and Union Minister Thura U Aung Ko visited the Monastery of Thailand’s Sangharaja and paid homage to a Buddha Image there.
At the Vihara Hall of the monastery, Union Minister supplicated a report to the Members of the Sangha of the two countries on cooperation in Buddha Sasana and donated offertories to the Members of the Sangha.
The Sangharaja of Thailand also presented souvenirs to the members of the delegation and had the documentary photos taken together with the delegation.
—MNA (Translated by Kyaw Zin Lin)