Ex-Engineering Officers get-together-2010 was held on 28th
November 2010 at Green Garden, Kirillapona, Colombo 6 from 10
a.m. to 3 p.m.
Mr. Hudson Samarasinghe Chairman SLBC, Mr. Rosmand Senarathe
Chairman ITN and Mr. Lional Pinto Former DDG(Engineering)
participated as special invitees.
114 members of the organization were present to grace this
occasion. Some had come with their spouses and there were
altogether 137 participants.
The most important task of the day was Opening of the Website “slbceng.org”.
Organizing committee invited the eldest ex-engineering officer
who was present on the day to declare open the website. So, Mr.
W.D.G.Rabel who was 79 yrs. plus on this date and with 35 years
service at the SLBC declared open the website. Organizing
committee presented a gift to Mr. Rabel as a token of
All three special invitees pointed out the importance of
organizing a forum for SLBC ex-engineering officers to share
their views and keep contact with each other which is really
important at old ages of an individual. The services rendered by
ex-engineering officers to maintain SLBC as the leading
broadcasting service was highly appreciated by all three
invitees. They thanked for inviting to this get-together as
special invitees and wished everybody success in their future
Some ex-officers in Sri Lanka as well as abroad had sent special
contributions with their well wishes, to this get-together and
many of them have mentioned that they would participate the next
get-together-2011 which will be around the end of November.