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Header image: Courtesy Prof. Rohan Jayasekara, Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo (2011 - 2014).
The annual CoMSAA Reunion was successfully completed at Tangerine Hotel in Kalutara yesterday.
Regrettably, only four from our batch attended.
I leave it to you to identify the four in the group.
Lalitha Mendis in blue and black (with shawl)
Revo, Mangala and Larina. Standing in green shirt is Ranjith Abeywickrama who was an year senior to us.
Mangala and Iyanthi (Ranjith Abeywickrama's wife).
In green dress is the present Dean of the Colombo Medical Faculty and SLMA President Prof. Jennifer Perera. In the foreground in bluish saree is Nilani Sugathapala (Gajaweera) our senior batch.
Iyanthi and Ranjith Abeywickrama, myself and Sarath Gamini de Silva (Physician)
Mangala with the Drahamans.
Pram (standing) with Prof. Sheriffdeen, Prof. Chandrika Wijeratne and Dr Mrs. Pallewela (probably the most senior participant at this year's gathering)
Prof. Athula Kaluarachchi (President elect of CoMSAA) and Prof. Jennifer Perera
Pram making her presentation on "Trials, Tribulations and Joys of Sex"
Dr. Philip Veerasingham (Retd. General Surgeon) at extreme right with his family. Philip administers the only other batch blog for 1960 Entrants (also called the "Three hundred batch"). Please take a look when you have time by clicking on: http://1960medicalbatchcolombo.blogspot.com/