Events to mark World Children's Day
The Department of Probation and Child Care Services has organised a
series of events at national and district level to commemorate the
International Children's Day which falls on October 1.
Ministry of Child Development and Women's Empowerment along with the
Probation Department is launching many events to celebrate the
international Children's Day with Sri Lankan Children.
The Department has decided to hold the events at the Mahanama College
in Moneragala and a three-day camp from October 2-4.
About 350 children from Hambantota, Ampara, Badulla and Moneragala
along with the children from other districts will participate in the
camp and in other children's Day events.
Department sources said, that regional childcare probation officers
have also been instructed to organise events in their areas to mark the
International Children's Day.
Department of Probation and childcare services has decided to
distribute a flag islandwide.