“Sethsarana” which is operating under the guidance of the Archbishop of Colombo, for the welfare of low income families commemorates its Silver Jubilee.
A Children’s Educational Exhibition and Trade Fair organized to mark the celebrations was held at the Colombo Municipal Council Grounds, under the patronage of Archbishop of Colombo Rt. Rev. Dr. Malcolm Ranjith. It is the first ceremony, the Archbishop patronized since his appointment as a Cardinal by the Pontiff. The Archbishop said that he was able to serve the public via Sethsarana as he was in favour of engaging in social service programmes from his school going age.
Wheel Chairs, Fishing gear and dry rations were distributed among the people of the area.