The Youth Chess Champion-2016
Tharushi Sandeepani a talented young girl who studied at Dharmapala Vidyalaya Kottawa North from grade one on wards and after that entered to Dharmapala Vidyalaya Pannipitiya obtaining many victories in chess tournaments.At there she was able to secure the first place at All Island school chess tournament.Not only that she obtained 182 marks at the grade 5 scholarship examination in 2015 and entered Devi Balika Vidyalaya. This little champion was able to obtain the first place at the Colombo District chess tournament 2016 under 11 Girls categary.She qualified to take part in Youth chess tournament which will be held in Mongolia in April 2016.