Birmingham Commonwealth Games winners felicitated


Sportsmen and women who brought glory to Sri Lanka at the 2022 Commonwealth Games held in Birmingham were recently felicitated under the aegis of the Governor of the North-Western Province, Admiral of the Fleet Wasantha Karannagoda at the Provincial Council Auditorium.

The Chief Guest presented the winners who excelled in their respective disciplines with gifts and Certificates.

Among the stars who were feted were weightlifter Indika Dissanayake, weightlifter Dilanka Isuru Kumara and his trainer Ruskshan Gunathileke, female wrestler Nethmi Poruthotage and her trainer Suranga Kumara, female wrestler Chamodya Keshani and sprinter Yupun Abeykoon. Abeykoon was represented at the ceremony by his mother as he is presently domiciled in Italy.