On Monday the 4th of July, the Jaffna College community held a remembrance function at Ottly Hall under the guidance of principal Rev.Dr.D.S.Solomon.

Prof. Balan Chellia resided in Canada. He entered into eternal rest on 2nd. July 2016.  Prof. Balan Chellia is the eldest son of the first national principal of Jaffna College Mr.K.A.Chellia.

Staff and students remembered with gratitude the lives of those who have supported and contributed to Jaffna College.