Inter government sector Employees Creative Competition organized by the Internal Affairs, Wayamba Development and cultural Affairs Ministry was held in outstandingly on 29th September at the BMICH under the patronage Of the Minister S. B. Nawinna and with the participation of Deputy Minister Palitha Thewarapperuma. The short drama themed “Sambanda Me Kolamba” (This is Colombo My Friend) became the first runner up under the short drama category.
This drama has been directed by Mr.Palitha Premakumara, a Management and Financial Assistant of the Puttalam Wildlife Assistant Director office of the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Wildlife. Roles of the drama are played by Palitha Premakumara, Saman Kumara Gamage (Post office, Weligama), Viraj Niroshan, M.L.kumari (Ministry of Sustainable Development and Wildlife). Mr. Samantha Kumara Gamage (Ministry of Education) was the choreographer of the drama while sujith Priyantha Pathirage (Central Mail Exchange) was the set designer. Moreover Mr. Palitha Saman Kumara was presented with the best Supporting Actor award while Saman Kumara received a special award at this event. Drama troupe say they were lucky of receiving such award and they were thankful of the support given by the Minister of Sustainable Development and Wildlife Mr. Gamini Jayawickrama Perera, Deputy Minister Sumedha G. Jayasena, Secretary to the Ministry R.M.D.B.Meegasmulla and the entire staff.