Hon. Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Mr.Roshan Ranasinghe opened the newly constructed sports complex at the Diulapitiya Youth Corps Training Centre premises on 06 July 2023.The Sports Complex comprising of Volleyball court, Netball court, Air Rifle Shooting place and Archery practicing area was declared open by the Minister. Addressing the gathering Minister emphasized that Life skills, Sports, Arts, and Vocational Training are the main pillars which mould and qualify the youth for a better future. The National Youth Corps has become the pride of place in generating the youth who can win the world, Minister further stated.
The Sports Complex was opened with the exhibition matches played by Air Force Vs. Navy volleyball teams and Gampaha Rathnawali Balika Vs. Holly Cross Girls College Netball teams.