Home / / Royal College Colombo Group of 85 elects new team

Royal College Colombo Group of 85 elects new team


Comments / 1657 Views / Saturday, 10 September 2011 00:42


The Annual General Meeting of the Royal College Colombo Group of '85 was held at the ‘Raja Bojun’ recently where the Executive Committee members were elected for the year 2011/2012. The uniqueness of the 1985 group is that they are the 150th anniversary batch of Royal College. The group comprises of eminent Politicians, Businessmen, Specialist Doctors, Lawyers, Engineers, Military leaders and top educationists.

Uplifting school’s facilities, community focused projects and building strong fellowship amongst its members are key areas of focus according to the spokes person, of Royal College Group of ’85.

The office bearers include Rajiv Nanayakkara  - President, Viraj Weerasinghe - Vice President, Commodore Sumith Amerasinghe - Secretary, Saman Hewage  - Assistant Secretary, Sidath Balachandra  - Treasurer. Executive Committee: Dittha De Alwis, Sudath Liyanagunawardena, Dayashantha Mapa, Ajith Indikadulle, Rajendra Seneviratne, C.I Lucien Sooriyabandara, Mishantha Masinghe, Captain Athula Pothupitiya, Piyal Hewage, Dhananjaya Rajapaksha, Jehan Canegaratne and Ramesh Abeywickrama.

 


Share This Article


COMMENTS

Today's Columnists

President to unveil bronze statue in Borella of Ceylon’s second Prime Minister tomorrow

10 December 2016

Those who have known or met the second Prime Minister of then Ceylon are but a few among the living now, albeit few relatives. Those who are living but yet remember to give the information are even less in number. Some of us were fortunate to ha...


Local elections: New mixed-member method or old PR method?

9 December 2016

  I was looking forward to voting in local elections under a new mixed member system. Wearing my ratepayer hat, I was attracted to the idea of electing somebody who would be accountable to my ‘ward’ or my neighbourhood in ...


Youth underemployment: Tragedy of a generation

9 December 2016

Out of the 7.8 million employed population, 1.2 million people are estimated to be three-wheeler drivers. This is a staggering 15.4% of the working population. As a result today many sectors of the economy today are starved of critical ma...


Governance: On the bus! Or has it missed the bus?

9 December 2016

‘ISSARAHA BAHINAWAA’ – civil society’s proclivity is bow out of a crowded bus when private interests and partisan agendas win the argument over reason and responsibility; but now, more than ever perhaps, is the tim...


Columnists More