There was a high public response for the live concert of Asha Bhosle organized to raise funds for the ‘Ranaviru Abhimansala’ the Wellness Resort project launched for the disabled soldiers.
The Asha Bhosle live concert was held at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium in Colombo yesterday under the patronage of the Brave Hearts Foundation and the media sponsorship of ITN. First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa was the chief guest. Bhathiya and Santhush joined the popular Indian artiste in rendering a number of songs. She presented a number of popular Hindi Songs as well as a Sinhala song for the joy of the audience. Sri Lankan and Indian dance troupes added colour to the concert. A special memento was presented to Ash Bhosle by the First Lady. Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and Commanders of security forces were amongst those who were present. All funds raised will be diverted towards the welfare of the disabled soldiers.