Day by day, woman representatives are increasing in majority of the fields in the society.
Similarly, news has come from Italy regarding a Sri Lankan lady who became successful in injecting our Sri Lankan spirit to the land of Italy, while justifying our identity in the world map once again.
This lady named, Devika Dilhani has joined Italy’s Railway Department as an electric train Guard.
Moreover, it has been reported that Dilhani is working as an electric engine driver as well.
She was born in Tharala in Poogoda in Sri Lanka and received her education from Tharala Christ Church College.
Later she has shifted her residence to Italy with her family and has completed her higher education in the University of Leviana in Messina, Italy.
Devika Dilhani did not fotget her motherland and her university project for the final year to obtain her Doctorate consisted of the solutions needed for the eradication of terrorism in Sri Lanka.
In addition, even though she was qualified enough to join the Embassy, her real passion lied with railway service.
She has also become the first person to involve in both train guarding and engine driving.
The specialty of her is that her uniform is pinned with a badge with the Sri Lankan flag drawn on it.
Dilhani says it is her utmost pleasure to meet and speak with Sri Lankans in Italy when they recognize her from her badge.