President Maithripala Sirisena vested the newly built swimming pool of the Royal College in Polonnaruwa with students today (Feb. 25).
The President who participated in this opening ceremony as a past pupil of the college was warmly welcomed by the students.
A guard of honor by the cadet corps of the schools was held for the President.
The President pinned the scout medals on eight boy scouts of the school at this occasion. He also presented gifts to the winners of inter-house athletic games.
The new office of the past pupils was also opened by the President.
Chief Minister of the North Central province Peshala Jayarathne and the principal of the school Ravilal Vijayawansa were among those participated in this occasion.