Seylan gifts ‘Tikiri Accounts’ to Kegalle quintuplets
Thursday, 10 July 2014 - 11:40
Dilini Rasangi Shyamini, a 29 year old mother from Hettimulla in Kegalle made national news when she gave birth to Sri Lanka’s second set of quintuplets at the Peradeniya Teaching Hospital in the early hours of Thursday 02 July.
The father of the two boys and three girls, Shilantha Wijepala, is an executive officer in the mercantile sector.
In keeping with its national drive to both help and encourage the children of Sri Lanka to save, Seylan Bank was the first bank to present the mother of the infants with five free SeylanTikiri accounts worth Rs. 50,000/- soon after their birth.
The presentation was made by the Malith Kumarage, Senior Manager, Seylan Bank Kandy branch to the father of the infants.
Over the past 22 years, SeylanTikiri has brought thousands of children from all parts of Sri Lanka into its fold and has rapidly grown to become a popular household name in the country.