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We received a report from Galle about a physically challenged person who has become an example to all.
The 64-year-old, Sarath Mapalagama lives in the village of Kodagoda, Umaduwa, Galle. Born with legs, Mapalagama had lost his legs due to an accident that took place in 1992.
As a livelihood he is a carpenter, and also constructs tube wells, to the amazement of all.
He prepares various things in the blacksmithing industry and is also skilled in the manufacture of blacksmith tools from the hoe.
Mapalagama, who is skilled in carpentry, stone carving and wood carving, is also a master of climbing trees without legs.
He travels to and from work in the countryside on his specially designed motorcycle.