Buddhist Films Festival at the Galle Prison

In parallel with international Vesak celebration, a Buddhist films festival for prison inmates was held, according to a concept of Hon. Minister of Media and Parliamentary Affairs, Mr. Gayantha Karunathilake, at the Galle Prison on May 11, 2017 under the guidance of the Superintendent of Galle Prisons, Mr. Jagath Weerasinghe and the Director – Operation of the National Film Corporation, Mr. Sampath Subasinghe.

In addition, Galle District Minister of Parliament, Mr. Wejepala Hettiarachchi, Commissioner of the Galle Municipal Council, Mr.Ranil Wickramasinghe, Chief Jailor of Galle Prison, Mr. Ruwan Prabath, some other prison officers as well as nearly prison inmates gathered to enjoy films.