BUREAU OF THE COMMISSIONER GENERAL OF REHABILITATION
"MINISTRY OF PRISON REFORMS,REHABILITATION, RESETTLEMENT AND HINDU RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS"

Colombo City Tour of Rehabilitees

384 trainees who, successfully completed their rehabilitation program at Vauniya and Welikanda rehabilitation Centres were taken on a special Colombo city tour with the guidance of the Minister of Rehabilitation and Prison Reforms, Hon: Chandrasiri Gajadheera. They were reintegrated in to the society on 29th March 2012 at a grand ceremony held at the Ramakrishna Mission hall at Wellawatta. The special Colombo city tour began from Panagoda Bodirukkaramaya Army Temple by buses.

The trainees visited National Zoo at Dehiwala and they were given a warm welcome by The Director of National Zoo. The trainees had a very entertaining time at the Zoo with a special show of elephant dance.

Thereafter trainees visited Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapakse Theater and had a special welcome organized by the Staff of Nelum Pokuna Theater. They visited the Theater and learnt about the process and new technology used in the newly opened theater.

After the Nelum pokuna, Rehabilitees were moved to the Viharamaha Devi Park for their lunch and returned back to Panagoda with a successfull Colombo city tour .