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Henry Pedris:Jaathiyak Avadi Kala Veerathwaya- a book written to celebrate the life of Henry Pedris, national hero, will be unveiled at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute on July 8 at 3 pm. The event will coincide with the centenary of Pedris’ execution at the hands of colonial officers during the 1915 Sinhala-Muslim riots in Ceylon. President Maithripala Sirisena will grace the occasion as chief guest. For more information, contact the organizers through henrypedris.society@yahoo.com