Parallel to the 50th Anniversary celebration of the Faculty of Science of the University of Kelaniya, a commemorative stamp and a special commemorative cover was issued on the 6th of October 2017 at the Senate room of the University of Kelaniya.
Mr. D.G.M.V. Hapuarachchi, the Secretary of the Ministry of Posts, Postal Service and Muslim Religious Affairs addressed the event as the chief guest. The event was participated by Mr. D.L.P. Abeyaratne, the Postmaster General of the Department of Posts – Sri Lanka, Professor D.M. Semasinghe, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya, Professor Lakshman Senevirathne, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor B.M. Jayawardena, the Dean of the Faculty of Science, Deans of the Faculties, Ven. Dr. Dodamkumbure Dhammadassi Thero, the Chief Student Counsellor, Professor P.M.C Thilakarathne, the Director of the Centre for Distance and Continuing Education and academic staff.