What were your favorite entries from the Sri Lanka environment photo contest?


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Inspired by Sri Lanka's incredible natural beauty, the World Bank organized a photo contest starting on June 21st aimed at showcasing the many talented photographers among us as well as celebrating the rich flora and fauna of Sri Lanka. We received an overwhelming response from many talented photographers, both professional and amateur, who sent us hundreds of awe-inspiring entries.

After the contest ended on June 30th, 167 entries were shortlisted. We asked you which photos were your favorites and you voted until 6PM Monday on your selections through social media. Without further ado, here are the top 10 based on your choices!

Let us know what you think in the comments below and don't forget to follow World Bank Sri Lanka on Facebook as well as the World Bank's Country Director for Sri Lanka and Maldives, @Idah_WB on Twitter

1 - Ganindu Madhawa

2 - Balamurali Ellamurugan

3 - Shehan Thiwantha

4 - Shehan Thiwantha

5 - Shehan Thiwantha

6 - Ganindu Madhawa

7 - Ganindu Madhawa

8 - Kasun De Silva

9 - Vinod Liyanage

10 -  Kasun De Silva



Joe Qian

External Affairs Officer

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December 29, 2017

These pictures are amazing. Sri Lanka is a very beautiful place for holidays. There are various types of flora and fauna to see. book your Sri Lanka with the Maldives tour with Roamingroutes.com to see these two beautiful places.

Lalith Jaya
December 05, 2018

Kasun De Silva: What is the location of the rice field picture in Sri Lanka ?
Nice one