People's Bank will be a principal sponsor of the 'RISGO
2013', Rajans International Scout Gathering of Centennial 2013
international scout jamboree is scheduled to be held from February 18 to22 at
the Lakeview Park International Scout Centre, Dharmaraja College, Kandy. The RISGO, largest ever scout jamboree in Sri
Lanka is organised by the 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout Group and Old Rajans Scout
Association and the President Mahinda Rajapaksa will be the chief guest at the main rally on February 22.
There are 161 countries from all six regions in this
category and there will be representatives from each of these regions with over
6,000 scouts and girl guides, including Sri Lankan participants from all districts. The Jamboree's theme is 'Towards
Here the sponsorship cheque for Rs 01 Million hands over to Principal,
Dharmaraja College, S.M. Keerthiratne by Mr. Mahinda Premanath, Deputy
General Manager (Services),People's Bank at a special ceremony held at the College yesterday. Mr. S. B. Rathnayake, Assistant
General Manager (Central Zone), Mr. Ranjith Kodithuwakku, Regional Manager are
also in the picture.
Special thanks to Mr. Sadara Thennakoon
for his effort to bring this sponsorship to the event.