Museum in honour of two top sports stars
R. A. Chandradasa (on left) and K. G. G. Menike with the
large collection of medals and badges that they had won at
National level and Internationally. Wehelle Piyathilake,
Maharagama special correspondent
A sports museum of two veteran sports stars in Sabaragamuwa District
R. A. Chandradasa and K. G. G. Menike will be commissioned by Youth
Affairs Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi on June 15 at 9.30 a.m. at the
National Housing Scheme at Hikgashena, Delgamuwa, Kuruwita.
The medals, badges, cups, trophies, paper articles, pictures and
costumes will be restored and exhibited in this Sports Museum to be
witnessed by the future generation.
The President of Ratnapura Volleyball Association and Sabaragamuwa
Provincial Councillor Kanchana Jayaratne. The member of Kuruwita
Pradeshiya Sabha Asanka Dilshan Leelaratne and the Chairman and Director
General of the National Youth Services Council Bhaswara Senaka Gunaratne
also will grace the occasion.