The Central Ceylon Muslim Ladies’ Union, Kandy marked International Women’s day recently, with a large crowd present. The two guest speaks at the occasion were Dr. Kalyani Pethiyagoda, Senior Lecturer of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, who spoke on health issues related to ageing. The second speaker was Mrs. Leela Jayasinghe, President of the SLWC who spoke on the concept of happiness. Members of the the House Wife’s Association, Sri Lanka Women’s Conference and Senior Citizens were present at the occasion.
Mrs. Zareen Hashim (Secretary Muslim Ladies’ Union), Mrs Leela Jayasinghe, Mrs Zuliha Nazeer (President Muslim Ladies Union) and Mrs Kalyani Pethiyagoda.
Mrs Zuliha Nazeer addressing the gathering