People’s Leasing improves Waste Management at Gal Viharaya


People’s Leasing and Finance PLC drives its Corporate Social Responsibilities under three focus areas as Education Upliftment, Environment Conservation and Empowerment of Local Communities. As an Environmental Conservation responsibility initiative, People’s Leasing contributed to the installation of waste segregation bins in Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya based on a need identified in collaboration with Central Cultural Fund and Department of Archaeology under the guidance of the Chief Incumbent of Polonnaruwa Gal Viharaya. The project was initiated in accordance with a concept by Shamindra Marcelline – Chief Executive Officer/General Manager of People’s Leasing Company. The main objective of this initiative is to streamline waste management process and assisting in achieving United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

The installed waste bins were handed over to Kanda Ketiya Aththadassi Thero – Solosmasthana Bhaarakara, by Susil Priyantha, Assistant Regional Manager, People’s Leasing and Finance PLC.

Hishan Welmilla, Manager – Marketing, Communication and Sustainability of People’s Leasing, Nalaka Suresh – Branch Manager, Chammika Jayamantha – Second officer of People’s Leasing Polonnaruwa Branch, Thissa Bandara – Chief Supervisor, Central Cultural Fund, Polonnaruwa, Malinda Nishan – Regional Officer-Department of Archaeology, and Chudath Balachandra – Public Health Inspector in Polonnaruwa area were also present at this event.