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

BCGR Football Challenge Trophy

According to the concept introduced by the Commissioner General Rehabilitation Major General Janake Ratnayake ,Bureau of the Commissioner General of Rehabilitation collaboration with Security Forces Headquarters-Jaffna organized a football tournament among the Reintegrated beneficiaries and youth in Jaffna district from 22nd October 2016 to 23rd October 2016 at Ariyalai Football Federation Ground and Thuraiappa Stadium respectively.

The aim of the tournament was to build the confidence, cooperation and brotherhood among the youth in Jaffna District and Reintegrated beneficiaries. Total 15 teams took part in the tournament, representing 15 Divisional Secretariats in Jaffna District.

Final match was played between Jaffna Divisional Secretariat and Sandilipayi Divisional Secretariat at Thuraiappa Stadium. Jaffna Divisional Secretariat team won the "BCGR Football Challenge Trophy" beating Sandilipayi Divisional Secretariat team by 2-0.

Commander Security Forces Headquarters Jaffna Major General Mahesh Senanayake graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. District Secretary Jaffna Mr.N.Vethanayahan, Commander Northern Naval Command Rear Admiral Piyal Silva and Deputy Commissioner General Rehabilitation Brigadier Darshana Liyanage participated as the guests of honour at the occasion.