23rd National Civilian Bravery Awards

 06/19/2017 - 10:11
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The 23rd National civilian Bravery Awards, jointly hosted by the Foundation for Civilian Bravery & Janashakthi Insurance was held last Thursday, with the aim of recognizing civilians who voluntarily risked their lives to save others from peril.

The event held at the Nelumpokuma Theatre was graced by Speaker Karu Jayasooriya who served as the Chief guest.

A total of 13 civilians, selected from a record number of entries who engaged in selfless acts of bravery from January to December 2016, were felicitated under two categories, the Civilian Bravery Philanthropy Award & the Civilian Bravery Flora & Fauna Award.

Civilian Bravery Awards 2017
Karu Jayasooriya