– In the Vineyard of the Lord

  • Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Colombo, Bishop Marius Peiris celebrated his 75th Birthday and automatically retired from the service of the vineyard of the lord.
  • Rev.Bishop Winston Fernando of Badulla was elected as the President of The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka.
  • Rev.Dr.Maxwell Silva Auxiliary Bishop of Colombo appointed as the Chairman of The Catholic National Commission for Education, Catechetic & Bible Apostolate.
  • Rev Fr Oscar Abeyrathne completed 60 years in priesthood.
  • Rev Fr Boniface Mendis Completed 50 years in priesthood.
  • Rev Fr Marlon Mendis was ordained as a priest.

– Sporting World

  • Mr Vishwa Fernando became the 137th Test Cricketer of Sri Lanka. He is the 8th Sebastianite to win a Sri Lankan Test Cap.
  • Mr Amila Aponso – 173rd One Day international player for Sri Lanka.
  • Mr Anuk Fernando – Represented the Sri Lanka Emerging Cricketing teams tour to South Africa
  • 3 Old boys represented Sri Lanka Basket Ball Team. Mr Hashendra Fernando as the Manager of the Team, Mr Asanka Swaris and Mr Isuru Perera

– Corporate World

  • Mr Supun Weerasinghe assumed duties as the CEO of Dialog Axiata PLC.
  • President of the OBA Mr Lester Gunawardena was promoted as Director Marketing at Rupavahini Corporation Sri Lanka.
  • Mr Prassana Fernando has been appointed as a Director of Richard Peiris and Company. PLC and also serves as a Director at NAITA.
  • Mr Shenil Silva was promoted as Head of Contact Center & Direct Channels at HSBC.
  • Group Captain Deshapriya Silva was appointed as Commanding Officer , China Bay Air Force Camp and Principal of Defense School in China Bay Camp.
  • Mr Hiran Wattegedera promoted as ASP of Special Task Force for Monaragala District.
  • Mr Virosh Fernando promoted to Superintendent of Sri Lanka Customs.
  • Captain Patrick Jayasinghe appointed as a Trustee of The Sri Lanka Ex-Servicemen’s Institute w.e.f 1st July 2017 for a period of two years.
  • Mr Prasanga De Silva appointed as a consultant to Rodesha Group of Companies.
  • Mr Manoj Fernando promoted as a Senior Vice President at Moodys Analytics.

– Life’s Achievements

  • Captain Patrick Jayasighe was conferred the honour title “President – Honon’s Causa” by the Sri Lanka Ex-Servicemens Association in recognition of his outstanding services.
  • Mr Prasanga De Silva was bestowed with the title of “Keerthi Sri Deshabandu Viyapara Vibushana” by the Jathika Samagi Sangamaya on 4th February 2017.
  • Mr & Mrs Fermin Fernando celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary.
  • Mr & Mrs Christy Fernando celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary.
  • Mr & Mrs Trinesh Perera , Mr & Mrs Priyanjith Silva for entering Holy Matrimony.

– Educational Achievement

  • Mr Niren Dissanayake obtained his degree with First Class from NSBM
  • Mr Dilash Fernando, Mr Rasika Fernando and Mr Kamantha Cooray obtained their MBA from University of Cardif Metropolitan.

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