On 3rd December 2016,
Old Sokians - United Kingdom held (OS - UK)
6th AGM at Hanchurch Village Hall at Stoke
on Trent. Old Sokians - UK is a voluntary
charitable association of the past pupils of
Dharmasoka College, Ambalngoda Sri Lanka and
presently living in the United Kingdom and
6th AGM was organised
by Executive Committee of OS-UK as a family
reunion event followed by an authentic Sri
Lankan Food and Entertainment for all ages.
It was mainly aimed to
brief 2016 achievements and milestones and
next year plans/projects for the betterment
of Dharmasoka College, Ambalangoda.
AGM was started with
all Sokians singing the College Song
together with 2 minutes silent dedicated for
late teachers, Past Students and former
patron Mr. Colvin de Silva.
with welcoming families by OS - UK President
Dr . Ruwan Fernando.
of the OS-UK Dhammika Siripala presented
the 2016 year activities in detail including
charitable status, Name change, Website
update, FOC and projects completed along
with next year activity plan. Also, elected
two Executive Committee members and
Patron post which were vacant.
Finally, AGM was
concluded by Treasure of the OS-UK Neomal
Jinappriya by presenting the 2016 financial
Among the highlights
of the AGM, Prabath Warusavithana's new
appointment as Treasure of FOC 2017 was one
of the Key accomplishment as an Individual
and OS- UK and also all participated Sokians
were generous enough to raise funds for a
proposed project on the day itself which is
There were other
activities organised including a raffle
draw, Entertainment for Kids and live
Srilankan music performed by some talented
singers of Old Sokians.
It was indeed a
fabulous family reunion diligently organised
by Executive Committee of OS- UK at