The ITN will launch a number of special programmes to mark the International Women’s Day tomorrow.
The ‘Liya-waruna’ programme which was held on every International women’s Day since 2005 by the ITN women’s programme division will also be held. The programme has been organized at the National Youth Services Council premises in Maharagama. The ITN and the National Youth Services Council have jointly organized the programme. The programme will commence at 8.00 a.m. and continue till 6.00 p.m. Special programmes have been organized for the benefit of women. Arrangements are underway to handover gift packs worth 5000 rupees to expectant mothers. In addition there will be health clinics, beauty culture programmes and a number of mobile services.