Ownership transfer of looted artefacts in Netherlands…

August 29, 2023  


A visiting cultural delegation of the Netherlands, led by State Secretary for Culture and Media in the Netherlands Gunay Uslu, signed two legal documents related to transferring the ownership of the artefacts that will be returned to Sri Lanka later this year, at the Ministry of Buddhasasana, Religious and Cultural Affairs yesterday (28). The delegation arrived in Sri Lanka on Sunday (27).


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