King Pandukabaya ended the reign of Ravana under whose rule inclusiveness of all in governance was almost unthinkable.
Greeks who wrote the book ‘The Republic’ could not shape their future state mechanism accordingly. That country too, had outsiders – the slaves, who were not part of the state.
Under King Pandukabaya, there was no slavery and all had equal rights. Even the floor sweepers did their job with dignity.
The kingdom of Pandukabaya that remains hidden under the sacred city of Anuradhapura should be excavated immediately to open up that worldly city. That should be the shape of our future state.
The final paragraph of the kingdom of Pandukabaya was released today.