The letter said that members of the Maha Sangha have always taken the lead in the forward march of the country but this has been subject to some challenges in the recent past.
Hence the Mahanayakes have summoned the special convention where a resolution would be passed to ensure that democracy and good governance are consolidated in the country.
The letter was signed by the Mahanayake of the Malwatte Chapter Most Ven. Thibbotuwawe Sri Siddhartha Sumangala Thera, Mahanayake of the Asgiriya Chapter Most Ven. Udugama Sri Buddharakhitha Thera, Mahanayake of the Amarapura Chapter Most Ven. Davuldena Gnanissara Thera and Mahanayake of the Ramanna Chapter Most Ven. Weweldeniye Medhalankara Thera.