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

Rehabilitees Exhibited Paintings in National Art Gallery

Bureau of the Commissioner General of Rehabilitation (BCGR) has organized an Art Exhibition by Ex-Combatants in the theme of "Reflections of Transformation through Art" in the National Art Gallery in Colombo on today and tomorrow. The Exhibition was opened by Human Resource Senior Minister Hon. DEW Gunasekara.

Expressing his views on the occasion, Minister Gunasekara said that the war heroes, who carried on their shoulders even the parents of Prabhakaran during the humanitarian operation, are an example to the entire world.

The Exhibition includes many products and paintings of the ex-combatants rehabilitated by the BCGR. There were also several performances which displayed the talents of the rehabilitated ex-combatants. Minister ChandrasiriGajadeera, Rehabilitation Commissioner General Brigadier SudanthaRanasinghe, Parliamentarian Prof. RajeevaWijesinghe and foreign representatives including US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Patricia Butenis were among those present.