Dewmi Ransara, a differently-abled student from Rathmale Bambaranda Saddharma Maha Vidyalaya, who passed the G.C.E. Ordinary Level (O/L) examination with flying colours by achieving 9 A passes, was presented with a laptop and other education-related equipment by People’s Bank to further her educational aspirations.
Dewmi Ransara resides in Kurundugaha Hena in Matara District and has bravely faced and overcome numerous challenges despite her disability, which requires her parents to carry her to school and back daily in order to realize her educational dreams. People’s Bank Matara Region presented the laptop to this student with the aim of recognizing and rewarding the outstanding talent and hard work demonstrated by her. Dewmi, who also performed well in the Grade 5 Scholarship examination, has been notably a People’s Bank Sisu Udana accountholder since her childhood years.
Ven. Kataragama Mahanama – Chief Priest of the Kurambure Raja Maha Viharaya, Rasika Abeywardena – Principal of the Rathmale Bambaranda Saddharma Maha Vidyalaya, Mahinda Kulatunga Rajapaksa and Kusumini Abeygunawardena – parents of the child, together with I.K. Indika – Regional Manager Matara, W.K.S. Kumarasinghe – Assistant Regional Manager, T.G. Karunasena – Dickwella Branch Manager, H.G.S. Dananjaya – Regional Business Development Officer, W.P.A.D. Sameera and W.K.P. Lakmini – Branch Business Development Officers, all of People’s Bank, also took part in the occasion.