President Sirisena is presenting a donation for the Sports Fund launched by Susanthika Jayasinghe who is accepting the donation. Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera looks on

At the 15th anniversary celebrations of winning a silver medal at the Sydney Olympic Games sprint queen Susanthika Jayasinghe launched a sports fund and opened an athletic academy with President Maithripala Sirisena in attendance.

President Sirisena lauded the initiative taken by Susanthika to help groom the future athletes of Sri Lanka. He said that Susanthika will use her experience and knowledge to guide the young and talented athletes enhance their standards to very high levels.
“Susanthika Jayasinghe is willing to serve the country by guiding the younger generation on the correct path,” noted President Sirisena.