SLAEAJ hosted a farewell party for His Excellency.
[23 February, 2015]
SLAEAJ hosted a farewell party for His Excellency Admiral Rtd. Wasantha Karannagoda and his embassy office staff for their assistance towards the SLAEAJ. SLAEAJ was formed under the guidance and direction of His Excellency four years back. He is the patron who guided us to form this association to drive our work under one roof while not being scattered in own private ways but to tied up in unity to serve the similar interests in the automobile exporting industry. As they have completed their duty term in Japan & leaving to Sri Lanka, SLAEAJ had organized this quick farewell party at the residence of Mr. Jagath Ramanayake to show our gratitude for them.
Mr. Jagath Ramanayake (President), Mr. Mohamed Ali (Secretary), Mr. Saman Priyankara (Treasurer), Mr. Nishantha Meegalla (Vice President – Nagoya), Mr. Wasantha Ekanayake (Vice President – Tokyo), Mr. Hamed Ramzan (Vice President – Yokohama), Mr. Azad Alwan (Vice President – Chiba), Mr. Cecil Perera, Mr. Chinthaka Jayasinghe, Mr. Jithendra Samarawickrama, Mr. R.K. Anura and Mr. Nishantha Gamage participated for the event on behalf of SLAEAJ.
At the function His Excellency expressed his thanks for the association’s support while his period under the leadership of Mr. Jagath Ramanayake. He especially thanked the SLAEAJ for its contribution for the Sri Lanka Festival held in each year at Tokyo and also for the support extended at the former president visit to Japan and the special support given to publish the Independence Day messages in Japan News papers.