Handicraft by senior citizens

4 July 2016 10:38 am - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


In a bid to achieve self empowerment members of the St. Anthony’s Senior Citizens Association are producing handicraft using environment friendly oil paper. The programme was established for senior citizens to gain some independence and employment. Pix by Hiran Priyankara Jayasinghe


  Comments - 1

  • Our People Monday, 04 July 2016 11:46 AM

    Government should encourage these innocent people's great effort and to find a market for them to sell as well.Our people have lots of creative ability which government should make use of it.

Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment

Kidneys that whisper death

A flute version of Beethoven’s ‘Für Elise’ was echoing from a distance

Burning Panamanian tanker leaves SL authorities gutted

Weeks after MV Wakashio, a Japanese-owned bulk carrier, ran aground a coral r

New Diamond on Fire

The fire has been contained, now where will the oil go?


To have received her son’s death certificate on the day she brought him to