Akasa

Achievements -Awards Received

  • North Central Province Women’s award for the contribution made to the development of WWDs – 1999
  • Presidential award for the most excellent woman with disability in Sri Lanka – 2000
  • North Central Province award for social development – 2000 and 2003
  • Dirijaya award for social development in the North Central Province – 2004
  • United Nation award for contributions to protecting the rights of PWDs in IDP camps – 2003
  • Navaliay award for Women of achievement given by Upali Newspapers – 2005
  • Award for contributions made to the field of vocational training for PWDs given by the Vocational Training Authority of Sri Lanka – 2005
  • International Service Award for the protection of the rights of the disabled given by the British parliament – 2006
  • Bank of Ceylon award for Women of achievement – 2007