“Sakura Tree Planting Ceremony” (a Pilot Project in Tourism Promotion in Badulla District)
A Sakura (Japanese Cherry) Tree Planting Ceremony was held at Uva Wellassa University in collaboration with Badulla District Secretariat and Meijo University of Japan on 3rd January 2018 in the university premises with the participation of,
Honorable. M.P. Jayasinghe, the Governor of Uva Province,
Dr. J. L. Ratnasekera, Vice Chancellor of Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka,
Mr. Mahindapala Jopheus, Additional District Secretary, Badulla District Secretariat
Professor Anada Kumara, Meijo University of Japan
and participation of many other invitees including JICA and JOCV members.