Distribution of Saplings to Commemorate World Environment Day

Centre for Sustainability Solutions (CSS) of University of Kelaniya has conducted a programme for the distribution of saplings on the 05th of June 2018 at the University to commemorate World Environment Day. Saplings neeed for the programme were procured by student volunteers of CSS with the help of Landscape Division of the University. Some of the plants distributed were donated by Ayurvedic Research Institute, Navinna and Reforest Lanka Organization.

The event was presided over by Prof. Lakshman Sevevirathne, Deputy Vice- Chancellor of University of Kelaniya. The event was graced by Dr. P. N. D. Fernando, Dean of Faculty of Commerce and Management, Ven. Kapugollawe Anandakiththi, Chief Student Counselor, Mr. W. M. Karunarathne, Registrar and Dr. U. P. K. Epa, Director of Centre for Sustainability Solutions (CSS), members and student volunteers of CSS.

More than 1000 saplings were distributed during the programme. People were eager to receive saplings and the students were appreciated by people for their contribution.