04 new posts approved by Parliament High Posts Committee

September 22, 2022 at 3:18 PM

The Parliament Committee on High Posts has approved the appointment of Secretaries to three ministries and an Ambassador.

Secretary-General of Parliament Dhammika Dasanayake said that the appointments were approved by the Committee on Tuesday (20).

Accordingly, the Committee on High Posts of the Parliament has approved the appointment of Rodney Manoranjan Perera as the new Sri Lankan Ambassador to Japan.

Furthermore, appointments of B.L.A.J. Dharmakeerthi as the Secretary to the Ministry of Plantation, P.H.C. Rathnayake as the Secretary to the Ministry of Urban Development and Housing, and S. Hettiarachchi as the Secretary to the Ministry of Public Security were also approved.

In addition, the Committee also approved the appointments of L.H. Ranjith Sepala as the chairman of the Sri Lanka Sustainable Energy Authority, Athula Priyadarshana De Silva as the Chairman of Lanka Electricity Company (Private) Limited (LECO), and Nishantha Ranatunga as the Chairman of the National Water Supply and Drainage Board. (NewsWire)