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Navy beautifies Medical Faculty

Faculty of Medicine Dean Asiri Abeygunawardena receiving Navy Commander Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne.
Faculty of Medicine Dean Asiri Abeygunawardena receiving Navy Commander Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne.

Navy Commander Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne opened the Latha Mandapaya and the Lotus Pond (Nelumpokuna) that the Navy assisted to construct at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya on January 6.

The construction work commenced on March 2 last year with engineering expertise and manpower by the Navy and the funds from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya.

Faculty of Medicine Dean Asiri Abeygunawardena said that the open space would be a great amenity for the medical students. He further paid his gratitude to the Navy Commander and the Naval personnel. Buddha Sasana, Religious and Cultural Affairs Ministry Secretary Prof. Kapila Gunawardena, University of Peradeniya Vice Chancellor Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake, Faculty of Medicine Dean Prof. Asiri Abeygunawardena, General Civil Engineering Acting Director Commodore M.J.R.R. Medagoda and academic and non-academic staff members were present.