Pasindu Gunaratne has been appointed as the new chairman of the National Youth Service Council (NYSC).
The Minister of Youth and Sports Mr. Roshan Ranasinghe stated that this appointment was made by expressing strong confidence in Pasidu Gunaratne’s leadership abilities and commitment to empowering the youth.
Pasindu Gunaratne, a 25-year-old civil engineer, is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree at Sabaragamuwa University in Sri Lanka. An alumnus of the Royal College of Colombo, Gunaratne has been recognized for his commitment to community service and youth development. He is currently the President of the Colombo 07 Lions Club where he has made a significant impact on the lives of the community.
Youth and Sports Minister Roshan Ranasinghe says Pasindu Gunaratne as the new chairman of the NYSC will lead the mission to create an environment that empowers and supports the youth of Sri Lanka and creates opportunities.
The Minister claims that his leadership will be the decisive factor in the implementation of innovative projects and initiatives that will lead them to a successful future by nurturing their abilities at a time when the country needs the thought and labor contribution of the youth, especially during the economic crisis and socio-political renaissance.