BUREAU OF THE COMMISSIONER GENERAL OF REHABILITATION
"MINISTRY OF PRISON REFORMS,REHABILITATION, RESETTLEMENT AND HINDU RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS"

Felicitation to Staff Sergeant Pradeep Sanjaya by Ex-Combatants

Staff Sergeant Pradeep sanjaya ,the first ever Sri Lankan to win a Paralympic Medal in the Sri Lankan history was felicitated with a grand welcome by the Disabled Rehabilitation Beneficiaries in Vavniya on 22nd September 2012 at a special ceremony organized by the BCGR to congratulate him for his historic victory.

War Hero Staff Sergeant Pradeep Sanjaya won the Bronze medal in men's 400 m event at the Paralympic Games held in London-2012. A special plaque of felicitation arranged by the BCGR was awarded to Staff Sergeant Pradeep Sanjaya by Hon Chandrasiri Gajadeera, the Minister of Rehabilitation and Prison Reforms. Mr. Nimal Kotawalagedara Overlooking Secretary to Ministry of Rehabilitation and Prison Reforms, Maj Gen. MHSB Perera Comd SF HQ (W), Brig. Dharshana Hettiarrachchi Commissioner General of Rehabilitation, GA Vavuniya, Mayor-Vavuniya and other distinguished guests were present at the occasion.

The felicitation ceremony was full of colorful entertainment events where Ranaviru Real Stars Ayomi Perera and two other Ranaviru Real Stars performed together with Rehabilitation Beneficiaries. Army Beat Group and the Friends of Peace Musical Group of Rehabilitation Beneficiaries too performed backing the singers.