Created: Wednesday, 21 August 2013
Dr Palitha Kohona,Permanent Representative welcome the guests
SRI LANKAN ARTISTES HONOURED AT GALA CONCERT
HOSTED BY THE SRI LANKA MISSION in NY TO MARK NATIONAL DAY
Ambassador Dr Palitha Kohona who hosted this first time event for New York’s Diplomatic Corps, the United Nations Community and New York’s leading lights in business and travel hosted a well attended reception with a fine array of Sri Lankan cuisine in the Asia Society’s Banquet Hall following the Concert. The diplomatic community and the UN were well represented.
This is the first time that the Sri Lanka Permanent Mission to the UN in New York has hosted a reception for the international community in addition to the customary event hosted for the Sri Lankan community. The cost of the event was bourne entirely by the following sponsors; the Sri Lanka Tourist Board, Air Sea Land Ltd., Mt Lavinia Hotel, Brandix, Bay Leaf and the Galle Face Hotel.
5th February 2010