The ceremonial opening of the Prof. H.H. Costa Memorial Laboratory

The ceremonial opening of the Prof. H.H. Costa Memorial Laboratory of the Department of Zoology and Environmental Management was held on 11th April 2019.

The ceremony was graced by Prof. D.M. Semasinghe, The Vice Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya, Prof. B.M. Jayawardena, The Dean, Faculty of Science, Heads of Departments and the academic staff members of the Faculty of Science. Also family members of Prof. H. H. Costa were present at the ceremony.

Prof. H. H. Costa was the founder professor of the Department of Zoology and has contributed immensely to the betterment of the Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science and the University of Kelaniya.  He has served as the Vice Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya from 1994 to 1997.

As an honour to the services rendered by Prof. H. H. Costa, the main teaching laboratory of the Department of Zoology and Environmental Management was named as the Prof. H.H. Costa Memorial Laboratory.