The inauguration and induction ceremony of the Sri Lanka College of Veterinary Surgeons (SLCVS) was held on 30th October 2015 at the Kingsbury Hotel, Colombo. Induction of the Founder President, Dr. Oswin Perera, and awards of certificates of enrolment to Founder Fellows, Founder Members and Honorary Fellows, were made at this ceremony. The Chief Guest was Prof. Carlo Fonseka, President, Sri Lanka Medical Council, and the Guest Speaker was Dr. Sam Thevasagayam, Director, Livestock Initiative, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USA. The ceremony was attended by over 130 persons, including Members/Fellows, their spouses, guests, sponsors and well-wishers