Certificate awarding ceremony of the Diploma in Travel and Tourism Economics and Hotel Management (DTTEHM) 2013/2014, and 2014/2015 of the University of Colombo will take place on 21st July at 5.30.p.m. at the university premises.
The Opening Ceremony of the Mini Theatre of the Public Performance Board will take place on 14th July 2016 at 3.00 p.m. under the patronage of Education Minister Hon. Akila Viraj Kariyawasam and parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Minister Hon. Gayantha Karunathilaka.
Certificate Awarding Ceremony of the “PILIBIMBU 2016” photographic exhibition was held recently at BMICH under the patronage of the Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake.
2016 Korean Cultural Festival, an open forum for Korean culture and sports, will be held at the Musaeus College Auditorium on July 23rd this year. The event is organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, under the patronage of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Korea and in partnership with the Ministry of Sports of Sri Lanka and Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC).
Sri Lanka Boy Scouts Association is organizing a “Boy Scouts Services and Relations Week” island-wide from 1st to 10th July with the objective to collect funds for the Boy Scout groups to fulfil their basic needs.
Top order batsman Lahiru Thirimanne returned to Colombo with a lower back strain sustained on 23rd June. Thirimanne has been replaced by Niroshan Dikwella, who was immediately available in UK with the A-Team.
Meanwhile, hamstring soreness that saw Captain Angelo Matthews sit out the bowling attack for the 2nd ODI, and the subsequent hamstring niggle sustained by Vice-Captain Dinesh Chandimal are being carefully monitored, with the most recent updates as at 14.30 SL time today (26th) indicate that both players will be available in the 3rd ODI due to get underway shortly.
All-rounder Farveez Maharoof, is also sporting an injury to his left hand, but his current assessment also indicates that he will play.