Jaffna organized a felicitation ceremony for the students who
secured 9 'A' passes at the GCE O/L Examination 2016 in Jaffna
Hon. Reginald Cooray, Governor of Northern Province, attended
the occasion as the Chief Guest. Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayaka,
Commander of the Army, also participated in the event as the Guest
of Honour during his maiden visit to Jaffna.
The ceremony was graced with the presence of Religious Dignitaries,
Government Officials, University Lecturers, school principals,
teachers, parents and students.
204 students hailing from 25 schools in the peninsula were felicitated
for their achievement gained despite all difficulties. The students
were awarded a certificate of recognition, a wristwatch and a
school bag. The ceremony was held at the Weerasingham Hall, Jaffna
on 29th July 2017.