Randima wins SLMA Award for Excellence in Health
Nation journalist Randima Attygalle won the SLMA
Award for Excellence in Health Journalism 2010
presented by the Sri Lanka Medical Association.
Randima who won the top Award in the English
category, was recognised for her article ‘Exercising
during pregnancy’ published in The Nation earlier
this year. She is seen receiving her award from Dr.
Narada Warnasuriya, President SLMA.
The main purpose of this annual award scheme by the
SLMA is to recognise the relevance, factual
correctness, quality and excellence in journalism
with regard to health issues. Randima was also the
recipient of this main award in the English category
in 2007 and the merit award in 2008.
(Pic by Rukshan Abeywansha)