The Grand Ward Place celebrates Sinhala & Tamil New Year with a vibrant fusion of cultures

In celebration of this year’s Sinhala & Tamil New Year, the flagship property of Sri
Lanka’s leading property developer, The Grand Ward Place, hosted an exclusive, multicultural evening of
festivities on 8 th April, 2021 at the Hilton, Colombo.
The gala event was graced by Her Worship, the mayor of Colombo, Mrs. Rosy Senanayake together
with Ambassador/ Charge d’Affaires of the Embassy of UAE, H.E. Humaid Darwish Al Tamimi, and other
prominent personalities along with the members of Prime Group. The event kicked off with the warm
welcome of guests by the lighting of traditional oil lamps set on each table; a distinctive and heartfelt
start which signified the equal significance given to all invitees present at the event.
The evening was elevated and brought to life with traditional oriental music and exciting dance items
representing the best of both Sinhala and Tamil cultures. Guests were treated to a generous, diverse
and indulgent feast of fusion cuisine including an array mouthwatering sweet and savoury dishes, and
desserts inspired by both cultures. The Group also announced its planning of broad basing the
shareholders of its condominium property arm, Prime Lands Residencies.
“Sri Lanka is a melting pot of various cultures, ethnicities and religions. This is what makes our country
great, its diverse people coming together to celebrate their differences. At its core, the Grand is an
exceptional living space curated by a team with roots in multiple communities. So this Avurudhu, we
wanted to create an evening that brought together the finest attributes of these two communities and
cultures to deliver an unforgettable experience that sparks inspiration and civic pride,” stated Prime
Group Chairman, Premalal Brahmanage.
Affording magnificent vista’s of the Colombo skyline and the brilliant waters of the Indian Ocean at a rise
of over 160 meters, The Grand Ward Place blends the best attributes of international architectural
structure and design into 37 floors of ultra-luxury comfort and convenience. It is Colombo’s most
bankable property with its location in the region’s most sought-after address – Ward Place, and has
been crowned the tallest and only high-rise in the area for an age to come. The residency features Sri Lanka’s longest elevated infinity pool of 71-meters infinity pool at the height of over 125m on the 32 nd
floor. The structure also features strategically-placed privacy cavities, placed between every apartment
to guarantee ultimate levels of privacy in a detached home – a first in Sri Lankan real estate design. The
tower offers over 50,000 Sq Ft of leisure and recreation spread across three levels of unparalleled
indoor and outdoor amenities. The Grand is set for completion in 2022.

About Prime Group
With over 25 years of expertise, Prime Group is the only ICRA [A-] Stable rated real estate company in
Sri Lanka, solidifying its financial stability. The group was also named one of the most respected entities
in Sri Lanka for the past three years by LMD. Prime Group was also crowned Sri Lanka’s best developer
for the past two years by the largest and most respected real estate awards programme in Asia,
PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards, having developed multiple award-winning housing and
condominium projects. Prime Group was also accredited Among Asia’s Best Brands and The Best
entrepreneur in the year 2018 by Asia One magazine. The long term goal of Prime Group is to shift
from a private family-owned enterprise to a public-owned organisation – broad basing its shareholders
while earning the status of an iconic international player in the region by going into an IPO in the near

[From left] Special invitee Bimal Gamage, Prime Group Co-Chairperson Sandamini Perera, Ambassador/ Charge d’Affaires of the Embassy of UAE, H.E. Humaid Darwish Al Tamimi, and Prime Group Chairman Brahmanage Premalal

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