The Annual General Meeting of Old Rajans Scout Association successfully held on 17th November 2012 at Royal Mall, Kandy.
Old Scout Mr. Lalith Heengama, former Secretary to the Ministry of
Trade, Commerce and Food and Chairman of Environment Resources PLC
graced the event as the Chief Guest while Mr. S.M.Keerthirathna, the
Principal of the Dharmaraja College, Mr. A. P. Gunarathna and former
Scouter at 1st Kandy Dharmaraja Scout group Mr. D.G.A. Perera also were
present as Guests of Honor. Mr. Bandara Weeresekara, former Group Scout
Leader and Mr. Sarath Matharaarachchi, Deputy Principal of Dharmaraja
College and Asst. Chief Scout Commissioner were also present at the
During the AGM, new office bearers for the year 2012/13 were elected.
Specialty of the day was that almost all the elected office bearers were
same individuals who were in the office last year as well.The meeting was proceeded with the member's get together and dinner. The
annual report of the year 2011/12 was presented by the Secratary of the
ORSA 2011/12 Mr. Chaminda Somathilaka. The ORSA felicitated Mr.
Kithsiri Kulasooriya, Mr. Anura Siri Kumara, Mr. Madura Matharaarachchi
and Mr.Leelanada Weerasinghe for their service to the association
previously while they were at the office.
Speaking at the event chief guest Mr.Heengama, reminded his days at
Dharmaraja and his participation at the World Jamboree in 1957 held in
UK. He also gifted Rs.500000.00 to RISGO 2013 found.Mr.A.P.Gunarathna, Mr.Bandara Weerasekar, Mr.S.M. Keerthiratna also
addressed the gathering and expressed the importance to RISGO 2013 and
extended their support to the Event. Mr. D.G.A. Perera, who is probably
the oldest living scouter at 1st Kandy Scout group pointed out the
importance of scouting for modern day childhood and expressed his
gratitude to organizers of the event.http://news.oldrajansscouts.org/2012/11/34-th-annual-general-meeting.html