The Silver Lion has been awarded recently on the Founders birthday to Shree Ram Lamichhane when he was in Sri Lanka as member of the Asia Pacific Region Awards Committee of WOSM.
The medal is given to uniformed adult members of the Association in recognition of further exemplary service of the most exceptional character rendered to the Association. The Silver Lion award is only be awarded with the approval of the Chief Scout, in this case the President of Sri Lanka and Chief Scout, Mr. Siricena, on the recommendation of the Awards Committee for service of the most exceptional nature for local and international Scouting.
During his visit to Colombo, Shree Ram also had a cordial meeting with the National President, Treasurer and other members of the Sri Lanka Scout and Guide Fellowship over a Fellowship dinner.
Shree Ram is the contact person and proposed as National President of the Nepal Scout and Guide Fellowship, which Fellowship has recently fulfilled the criteria to become affiliated to ISGF at the 28th World Conference in Bali.