3rd place has been achieved from the public sector category for the whole island of the National Productivity Award completion for the Year 2015.Award ceremony was held at Stain studio on 14th December 2016, under the patronage of His Excellency the president Maithipala Sirisena with the participation of large gathering.
National Drug Prevention walk organized by the Divisional Secretariat Panadura and the President's office was held on 02.02.2016.It started about 8.30am near the Buddha statue Walana in the midst of prith chanting and ended at Tsunami Housing scheme Modaravila. All the government officers voluntary organization, members of various Societies and the General Public of the Division participated in this important.
Former Divisional Secretary Mr.K.G. Wijayasiri who dedicated his full capacity for the upliftment of the Divisional Secretariat - Panadura retired from the service on 17.10.2016. Thereafter, Mrs. Gunawardhana, very efficient SLAS officer, Divisional Secretary of Millaniya Divisional Secretariat has been apointed as the new Divisional Secretary(Actg.),of panadura and she assumed duties on 27-10-2016 at the auspicious time with chanting of Pirith by Maha Sangha.
Heartiest congratulations!......... from all members of the staff.
Cultural Festival 2016
Cultural festival 2016 organized by the staff of the Divisional Secretarat - Panadura ceremoniously held on 22nd September 2016 at Town hall Panadura. District Secretary U.D.C.Jayalal and the Director of Department of culture Mrs.Anusha Gokula were the chief guests of this event. Large number of school children and artists of the division participated for this event.
This wonderful event consisted of marvelous dancing items performed by the Kalayathana of the division and Dr.Saman Panapitiya’s illustrative lecture about Jan kavi/Gee has made the event more colourful.
A launching ceremony of the Book named “ABHIMANI” which consists the creative item of the public, School children as well as the staff of the Divisional Secretariat has also been carried out during this festival.
Further few awards were gave away for the artists of the division. who have spent their life for the upliftment of the field of Art.
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