20191226 092635A commemorative event was held at the Auditorium of the District Secretariat, under the patronage of District Secretary Malani Lokupothagama, in view of the National Safety Day which was started based on the Tsunami tragedy occurred on 26.12.2004.

The programme was initiated with religious rituals and conducted silence in order to commemorate the people who died in the Tsunami tragedy. The District Secretary briefed the participants about the tsunami experiences and the disaster situation which occurred during her period of service in the Galle District.

The venerable Sangha and clergy of other religions, Miss. G.D.L. Udaya Kumari, Additional District Secretary, Mr. Muditha Manjula Assistant Director (Disaster), Assistant District Secretary, Chief Accountant, officers of the District Secretariat and students of the schools in the district participated.