The Cleaning program (Shramadanaya) of school premises, before the 2nd term, was held yesterday (23rd Apr) with participation of old Nalandians caring about their Alma mater. The program was highly successful being able to clear a good number of tractor loads of solid waste. The program begun with the blessings of Ven. Bodhananda Thero and Ven. Sirisumana Thero. Mr. Thilak Waththuhewa the Principal of Nalanda College assuming duties just 5 days ago was seen actively involved in the program throughout the day. Along with him Deputy/Assistant Principals teachers and members of the non-academic staff was also helping with lot of energy and enthusiasm. Nalanda College OBA is thankful to all who helped making this program a great success.
Lakshitha Rasanjana the centurion representing Nalanda College at the 88th Battle of the Maroons was presented with essential cricket gear with the involvement of Nalanda College OBA. This will no doubt encourage and motivate the youngster to perform better in his game. This was sponsored by a former cricket captain of 70 decade of who played for Nalanda College. The items were presented by Chief Organizer of Nalanda OBA, Mr. Mohan Gunadasa & President of past cricketers association Mr. Gihan Weerasinghe, while Lakshitha Rasanjana and his Father were present at the Nalanda OBA office yesterday (08/03/2017) to receive them.
A sate of the art public address sound system in conducting meetings was generously donated by Old Nalandian Prasanna Subasinghe benefiting Nalanda College OBA. These were officially handed over to Mr. Mohan Gunadasa,Chief Organizer of Nalanda OBA yesterday (2017.03.08) at the OBA office. Mr. Rukshan Chandakumara who is in charge of operating this equipment in the recent years for Nalanda OBA was also present at this occasion.