Department of Sports has organized the Awarding Ceremony of the 9th Colours Night of the Northern Province held at Golden Jubilee Hall of Urban Council, Chavakachcheri on 13th of December, 2018.
Hon. Governor of Northern Province Reginald Corey has presented as a Chief Guest and the Secretary to the Hon.Governor Mr. L. Ilangovan, Chief Secretary Mr. A. Pathinathan have also participated in this occasion.
During the event, around 500 Athletes those who have participated or got the medals in World Championship, Asian Championship, South Asian Championship, National Association or Federation Competition, National Sports Festival, Senior National, Junior National competitions and All Island School Sports Festival, 100 coaches and 6 senior athletes were honored in this event.
Mr.J.M.S.Nuwankumara who got the highest marks in the selection process was awarded “Northern Star” and 10 athletes were awarded “Northern Colours”.
Finally, traditional dance and Instrumental event were staged to make the event meaningful.