A group of members , academic staff of BPU Homagama made a field trip to Kaththnkudi,Thirappanei and Thoppigala area on 29th ,30th and 31st of July 2016
It was a surface exploration in archaeological aspects.
Followings are the outcome of this exploration.
a) Preparation of stamppages on an unpublished Aththani Pillar inscription in Ihalagama,Kekirawa
b) Preparation of stumppages on unpublished slab inscription in Eruwewa, Thirappanei
c) Field exploration around Nelugala Rock,Nelugala
Findings – Inscription, Ancient iron production Site ,Ancient monastery temple
d) Field exploration around Omunugala Rock,Walamandiya
Findings – a Bodhighara ,a Sthupa
e) Field exploration around Veheragodalla Rock , Maduruoya
Findings – Ancient monastery site
Brigade commander A.I Marasinghe,Mejor Buddhika Uduge,four Commnders in Army and oll the supportive staff of thoppigala and maduruoya Army Camp.