The Sunday Times Sri Lanka reports "Unsung heroes saluted at V awards"

The Sunday Times Sri Lanka announced that nominations were open for the National Volunteer Awards (V awards) 2013 at a media briefing held in Colombo on Tuesday, September 3. The news outlet said that through the V Awards, organized by News First in collaboration with the United Nations Volunteers and the Ministry of Social Services, "the nation salutes the silent work of hitherto unknown volunteers for their selfless contributions."