Hemantha Warnakulasuriya to be feted
The members of the Bar Association and its affiliates have decided to
felicitate Hemantha Warnakulasuriya, President's Counsel, on his
appointment as Sri Lanka's Ambassador to Italy.
Hemantha Warnakulasuriya is a former Assistant Secretary, Secretary
and Deputy President of the Bar Association. During his tenure of office
at the Bar Association, he is credited with having started many a scheme
that has been continued by his successors. As the President of the
Colombo Magistrate's Court Lawyers' Association, he with a reputed Bank,
inaugurated a loan scheme for the members.
The Bank agreed to the proposal of Warnakulasuriya. It is one of the
most successful loan schemes launched by the Bank. The felicitation
dinner will be held At the Ceylon Continental Hotel on Saturday.