Sri Lanka Universities' Technical Officers Union Annual General Meeting 2016 was held at the Auditorium of the Faculty of Islamic Studies and Arabic Language in the South Eastern University of Sri Lanka on Saturday
The meeting chaired by the President SLUTOU BKA. Dias Vijaya Kumara was attended by the Vice Chancellor Prof. MMM Najeem as Chief Guest.
The Chief Guest Prof. Najim and other guests Act. Registrar MIM Nowfer and other special invitees were taken on a mammoth procession flanked by school band to the venue of the meeting where a large number of Technical Officers serving all over the Island participated.
Speaking at this occasion Prof. Najim said that he was happy to have this AGM at the University and warmly welcome all the Technical Officers who have visited here with their family. He wanted them to make their visit worthwhile visiting the natural beauties of the areas and places of historic importance.
Prof. Najim said that Technical Officers play a pivotal role in the University system and its smooth functioning. They must always keep their system updated with latest technology and see that they are well conversed in their field. Then only they can go ahead with their routinal works without any problems and also the Universities could a receive better services.
Former Vice President and General Secretary Ms. AS de. Wijerathna and other dedicated members and who rendered the most distinguished services to the Union were honoured by the Chief Guest while Deputy Director -Accomodation SEUSL UL Munsoor was honourerd by draling him with "Golden shawl" by the President Dias Wijeyakumara.
Nomination for the Office Bearers for the year 2016/17was held and the present President B.K.A. Disas Wijayakumar was unanimously elected as President for the ensuing year while the Presath Karunaratna was elected as the General Secretary.
The programme was winded up with get-together with the family members of the Union at the River bank site of the University where interesting programmes were worked out.