Sinhala and Tamil New Year is a very special cultural function in Sri Lanka. And that is why, the Sports Committee of 99X Technology allocated a day for new year celebrations in the company calender. “Avurudu Ulela” of Xians was held at Saffron Beach Hotel, Wadduwa promising a fun filled day with friends.

Following traditional customs the oil lamp was lit to commence the function. The agenda had many interesting events planned for the whole day and the programme started off with Avurudu Kumara Kumariya competition. This, being one of the most exciting events of the day announced Charith as the Avurudu Kumara of 99X while Vidushi was crowned as the Avurudu Kumariya.

 Hasanga, took the lead in announcing all the games and keeping everyone entertained throughout the event. After Kids Fancy dress competition it was the time for the battle between groups. Four groups competed to be the winner of this function and walk away with amazing prizes. Excitement levels were kept at the highest with exhilarating games.

Sri Lankan traditional game “Chak Gudu” was brought in to the grounds and it became thrilled experience for players as well as for the spectators. 

“Kotta pora”, “Kana Mutti” were some of the games which captured everyone’s attention.

The cultural touch in all these events gave out a real experience of an Avurudu Ulela in Xians’ way!
And Hats off to the Sports Committee for organizing Bakmaha Sanakeliya 2013 in a grand way!!!