Evolution of youth programmers

The Economic boom seen since late 1970s, witnessed a mammoth revolution in youth affairs in the country which included a number of youth development programs based on national services. One of the key programmes was the train 1000 youth each in number skill categories selected on district basis. Accordingly, vocational training centers were established under the NYSC in Eraminiyaya, Batangala, Ja-ela, Katugampola and Uda aparekka. Whilst conducting youth development programmes of the particular natur. Mean while the youth service council was instrumental in issuing e the first youth postal stamp on 27th April 1978 as a mark of recognition to Sri Lanka youth populace.