World's Children's Day

altArrangements have been made to hold the commemorative ceremony on 1st of October 2013 at 9.30 am at Kuruwita Pradeshiya Sabha play ground. The event will be presided over by Hon. MinisterGamini Lokuge, Minister of Labour and Labour Relations. Commemorative ceremony will be held parallel to the programme of making Rathnapura District, a zone free from child labour under the theme “Family protects you”

A procession holding placards against Child Labour will parade on streets on that day. 450 students from Sinhala, Tamil, and Muslim schools will be participated for this purpose and a programme to show their talents will also be held.

As the second step of this, am awareness programme on regulations of hazardous jobs will be held for employers in Rathnapura District who engaged in small scale, industrial Business, Commercial and Estate, on the same day at Kuruwita.

In addition to this, an awareness programme for policemen on the elimination of child labour will be held on 30.09.2013 at police training school – Kaluthara.

Last Updated on Monday, 03 February 2014 09:40