The Opening Ceremony of the New Gymnasium at Dr. C.W.W. Kannangara Boys’ Hostel

The Opening Ceremony of the New Gymnasium at Dr. C.W.W. Kannangara Boys’Hostel was successfully held on the 24th of January 2018. The Gymnasium was declared open with the objective of improving the physical fitness of the students and it is the first and only Gymnasium built in a hostel which belongs to the University of Kelaniya.
The New Gymnasium was declared open by Professor D.M. Semasinghe, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya. The event was graced by Senior Professor Lakshman Senevirathne, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Rohana Luxman Piyadasa, Director of the Communication & Media Unit, Professor S.R.D. Kalingamudali, Chairman of Sports Advisory Board, Mr. G.G.U. Saman Kumara, Actg. Director of Physical Education, Physical Education Instructors, Mr. W.M. Karunaratne, Registrar, Mr. Herath Wanninayake, Senior Assistant Registrar of the Student Welfare Branch, Warden, Full Time Sub Warden and part time wardens of Dr. C.W.W. Kannangara Boys’Hostel, the President of Students’ Union and many students.
After the opening ceremony of the Gymnasium, the Vice-Chancellor had a cordial discussion with the students of the Dr. C.W.W. Kannangara Boys’Hostel. In addition, the Vice-Chancellor did not forget to observe the accommodation facilities and canteens facilities at Dr. C.W.W. Kannangara Boys’Hostel.