43rd National Sports Festival was conducted form 22/09/22 to 24/09/24 at the Matara Kotavila ground parallel to that, an exhibition was conducted with the coverage of all the organizations associated with the Ministry of Sports. The Inauguration ceremony of the aforesaid festival was conducted with the participation of Hon. Minister of Sports Dayasiri Jayasekara and the Sports Ministers representing all the provinces. The closing ceremony was conducted with the participation of Hon. Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe, and also participated to view the Sports Exhibition.
The exhibition stall which was presented by Sri Lanka Anti-Doping Agency was able to support to improve the knowledge on Prohibited Substances of the Athletes as well as the general public.