The women’s day of the caritas Kandy Setik was organized on the 8th of December 2018 in Nawalapitiya at the conference hall of hotel ‘Ishvarya’
The programme started with a street drama and a peaceful march which commenced from the Nawalapitiya bus station proceeded to the Ishvarya reception hall.
The chief guest was Rev Fr Desmond Perera (The Director Caritas Kandy Setik)and the guest of honor was Miss Sumithra (L.L.B)
In her speech Miss Sumithra pointed out what are the current issues on women in Sri Lankan society and how to reach out solutions regarding those matters. She spoke about women rights and migration issues specially in the plantation sector.
Rev Fr Mangaladas (coordinating priest of Matale district), Rev Fr Neuman Pieris (coordinating priest of Nuwaraeliya district) Setik staff members and Community leaders representing all three districts participated in the event.