CPA honours talented Trincomalee youths

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 27 January 2004, 01:27 GMT]
Centre for Performing Arts (CPA) presented awards to talented youths in Trincomalee during its annual cultural event held at Trincomalee Sri Koneswara Hindu College Sunday evening, sources in Trincomalee said. Trincomalee Divisional Secretary Mr. Sundaram Arumainayagam was the chief guest at the event.

CPA Cultural Event
Ms Gabriela Elroy presents the award to Ms Sivanjany
Mr. Arumainayagam presented the the CPA award to Naguleswaralingam Abiram who won the 2003 Baden Powel Award from Sri Lanka Scouts Movement.

Guest of honour, UNICEF Trincomalee representative Ms Gabriela Elroy, presented a certificate and CPA award to Miss Sivanjany of Sri Shanmuga Hindu Ladies College for securing the Gold Medal for music at the national level All Ceylon Tamil Language Day competitions held in Colombo in December.

Mr. Abiram has secured the Baden Powel Award for the first time in the history of eastern province and for the first time in the northeast province after twenty-three years.

Mr. Arumainayagam said, "Cultural events could play a vital role in preserving our traditional cultural values. In this respect the CPA in Trincomalee works hard to preserve our traditional arts and music in the district."

Ms Gabriela Elroy said, "CPA is a centre for peace and development of communication beyond borders and also a place where children and youths come together and express their views. CPA plays an important role in the lives of Trincomalee youths."

CPA Trincomalee co-ordinator Mr. N.T.Raguram presided the event.

CPA Cultural Event
Children's music performance during the cultural event
CPA Cultural Event
CPA artistes with UNICEF Trincomalee head Ms Gabriela Elroy




CPA Cultural Event
Trincomalee Divisional Secretary Mr.Arumainayagam hands over CPA award and certificate to Mr.N.Abriam

 

Latest 15 Reports
16.08.19 13:25   Photo
SL Archaeology Department resumes plans to construct controversial ‘chaitya’ at Koonith-theevu
15.08.19 21:39  
Wickramasinghe lacks courage to meet protesting Tamil mothers in North
14.08.19 23:31   Photo
2006 genocidal massacre at Chengchoalai campus marked in Vanni, Jaffna amidst PTA-threats
13.08.19 17:45   Photo
Tamil awareness urged on geopolitics-driven genocidal ‘development’ in Mannaar
12.08.19 20:04   Photo
Percival's 19th century Tamil proverb compilations collated and sorted in new publication
11.08.19 20:32   Photo
PTA-threats against constructing memorial arch for student victims of 2006 aerial massacre
10.08.19 22:49   Photo
Sinhala encroachers storm into 100 acres of lands at Kanneeraavi in Pulmoaddai
09.08.19 14:28  
SL Forest Department retains 8,034 hectares of pasturelands in Paduvaan-karai, Batticaloa
08.08.19 20:05   Photo
Colombo converts 2000 acres of ex-HSZ lands citing India-assisted airport expansion in Jaffna
07.08.19 23:28   Photo
Book on Santhiya becomes narration of Tamil struggle incorporating Marxist ideas in early 80s
06.08.19 23:27   Photo
State discrimination causes death of 1000 cows, milk production drops by 5,500 litres in Batticaloa
05.08.19 23:55   Photo
Pirapaharan’s statements between 1984 and 1993 reproduced in book form in Europe
04.08.19 23:47   Photo
Threatened female activist suffers injuries in suspicious ‘accident’ in Batticaloa
03.08.19 23:55  
SL Army puts up military post, Buddhist chanting dominates Kanniyaa
02.08.19 21:18  
Tamils must fight back against illegal seizure of lands by SL Forest Department: Kurunathan
 
Find this article at:
http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=11057