Welcome to International Peace Award Winner
[Updated :: 2010-12-17
Religious and community leaders, senior government and public sector
officials and representatives from various civilians’ organizations
all over the peninsula gathered at the Catholic Press Hall in Jaffna
on Thursday (16.12.2010) and extended their well wishes to Commander
Security Forces – Jaffna (SF-J) Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe
for being a laureate of Gusi Peace Prize International 2010.
Bishop Jaffna Most Rev. Fr. Dr. Thomas Saundranayagam, Bishop of
the Church of South India Most Rev. Fr. Dr. D.S. Thiyagaraja, Head
of Nallai Adeenam Rev. Sri La Sri Somasundara Paramachariya Swami,
Rev. Meegahajandure Sirivimala Thero, Rev. Maulavi A.N.A. Asis,
Government Agent Jaffna Mrs. Emelda Sukumar Mayoress Jaffna Mrs.
Yogeswari Pathgunarasa and a cross section of distinguished guests
delivered speeches appreciating Maj. Gen. Hathurusinghe for his
commitment to community welfare and communal harmony in Jaffna.
The felicitation ceremony was sponsored by the DAN TV and civilians’
organizations in Jaffna.
Relevant Web Articles
on the Felicitation of Gen Mahinda Hathurusinghe on His Being Awarded
the GUSI Peace Prize
General Hathurusinghe awarded prestigious Gusi Peace Prize