Kandy Prisons on top with 237 points
ATHLETICS: Kandy Prisons Department with 237 points won the Kandy
District State Services Athletics Meet held recently at the Police
In second place was Kandy General Hospital teams with 158 points and
Udadumbara Provincial Council team with 73 points. Governor of Central
Tikiri Kobbekaduwa was the Chief Guest and gave away the awards.
Winner receives award .... W.A. Wijesekera – the veteran
athlete from Provincials Education Ministry who won the 200
metres event at the Kandy District State Services Athletic
Meet in the 55 to 60 age category, receives awards from
chief guest Governor Tikiri Kobbekaduwa. A.A.J.C. Amaratunge
of Udadumbara Provincial Secretariat (on right) came second
and Hemachandra Gamage also from Udadumbara Provincial
Secretariat (partly covered) came third. pictures by
Upananda Jayasundera – Kandy Sports Special Corr.
Top three ... Jayantha Bandara (centre) won the 400 metres
(for 45 to 50 year age group) flanked by P.B. Dissanayake
(Postal Dept. Kandy) on right and Y.M. Saliya of Kandy
General Hospital on left who came second and third
Smart turn out of officials at the meet – from left: J.
Arnolda, Gamini Silva, G.G. Dharmaratne, B.P.K. Ranasinghe,
W.A. Priyantha and Sunil Abeygunasekera – all Playground
Instructors of Kandy Municipal Council.