The opening ceremony of Don Bosco Training Centre in Pallawarayankattu , Poonagary was held on 6th November 2015 with many young men and women in the area and their parents gathered together to witness the event. Vocational trainees from several training centres in the Northern Province also attended the ceremony.
The new Provincial Director of Don Bosco Fr Joseph Almeida graced the occasion together with the former Bishop of Jaffna Rev Thomas Soundranayagam who blessed the building. The GIZ VTN Project facilitated the opening of this new training institute.
After the opening ceremony, the students enjoyed a creative performance by the ‘Janakaraliya’ drama group which sought to raise the profile of vocational training in the area through song, dance and drama.