National Green Awards:
Kelani Cables clinches Silver
CEO, Kelani Cables, Mahinda Saranapala receives the Silver
award at the
National Green Awards ceremony.
Kelani Cables PLC clinched the silver award in the private
entrepreneur category at the National Green Awards ceremony at the BMICH.
It was organized by the Mahaweli Development and Environment Ministry
with the Central Environmental Authority.
President Maithripala Sirisena was the chief guest.
Government, private entities and schools dedicated to safeguard the
environment were recognized at the event.
Kelani Cables was the sole organization in the electrical and
communication cable manufacturing sphere recognized at the National
Green Awards 2015.
CEO, Kelani Cables, Mahinda Saranapala said the Green Award has again
endorsed the dedicated service of Kelani Cables towards enriching the
country and its people.
"Kelani Cables was revamped in 2010 to fast track its endeavour to
contribute towards sustainable development of the company. Within a
short time the company bagged a host of local and international awards,"
"As a company we are dedicated to safeguard the environment, wastage
of resources and raw material is kept at a minimal level within the
parameters of the company. Kelani Cables as a socially responsible
entity educates undergraduates and schoolchildren on the importance of
safeguarding the environment under its CSR initiative," the CEO said.