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Faculty of Engineering won the overall championship in the Inter-faculty sports meet 2017

The closing ceremony of Inter-faculty sports meet of University of Ruhuna for 2017 was successfully held on 29th October, 2017 at the university playground, University of Ruhuna, Matara.The chief guest of the event was Dr. K.H.M Ashoka Deepananda, senior lecturer and member of sports advisory board from Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences & Technology, University of Ruhuna.

The Inter-faculty meet 2017 was commenced on June 2017 and eight faculties of University of Ruhuna competed with each other in 18 sports (Cricket, Volleyball, Carrom, Badminton, Taekwondo, Football, Table Tennis, Weightlifting, Baseball, Basketball, Road Race, Hockey, Chess, Swimming, Netball, Elle, Karate and Athletics).

Sports team of Faculty of Engineering was able to win 1st place in men’s category with 134 points, 3rd place in women’s category with 68 points and overall championship in this event with 202 total points. This is the first time the 200 point mark was surpassed by a faculty in an inter-faculty meet of University of Ruhuna.