New Year festival of officers who work at prisons in Colombo was held ceremonially at Prison Ground on 30th April, 2014 all day. Additional Secretary to the Ministry of Rehabilitation and Prison Reforms, Mr.W.A.S.Amarathunga, Commissioner General of Prisons, Mr.Nishan Dhanasinghe and Mrs. Dhanasinghe, Commissioners of Prisons and a number of invited guests participated to this occasion.
Village home and Vee Bissa that have been created in a way of bringing village beauty, caught everyone’s attention. In the middle of tambourine sound, Belimal drink in coconut cell brought a fresh taste to New Year table full of milk rice, oil cakes, Kokis and other sweets. Department of Civil Security Band played an Oriental musical show winding up the New Year festival.