The Paduru Party organized to raise funds for the book to be published, written by veteran cinema artistes, held at the Lions Activity Center in Rajagiriya was successful, according to the organizer Upul Devapriya. In a release, he states that the beautiful melodies from  yesteryears’  was sung by Iliyas Baig, Sohan Perera, Priyankara Perera, IsuruJayaratne and Suneth Walpola. Music for the occasion was directed by veteran Rohana Bogoda.