elected to head National Stroke Association
National Bank Chairman Rienzie Wijetileka was unanimously elected
President of the National Stroke Association at its recent annual
Association was founded three years ago with the objective of creating
an awareness of stroke-related ailments among the public and to
minimize deaths caused by strokes.
the picture from left are Mr. Wijetileke, Immediate Past President
Dr. Jagath Wijesekera, Patron Dr, JB Peiris,Vice President Dr. Lalith
Wijeratne, immediate Past Secretary Dr. Udaya Ranawaka, Treasurer
M U de Silva.
office bearers are: Tissa Bandaranayake, Dr. Preethi Wijegunawardana,
Daya Abeysekera, Secretary, Rosanna Warnakulasuriya, Assistant Secretary,
Joint Editors Dr. Senaka Rajapakse, Dr. M.T.M. Rizvi, Prema Cooray,
Baron de Livers, Prof. Devaka Fernando, Dr. Indunil Wijeweera, Dr.
Ruwan Ekanayake, Dr. Lucian Jayasuriya.
last Sunday of February each year has been declared National Stroke