Sri Lanka: Waidyaratne as Defence Secretary!

( March 12, 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) President’s Counsel Kapila Waidyaratne is to be appointed Secretary to the Ministry of Defence.

He is currently the Senior Additional Solicitor General in the Attorney General’s Department and is due to go on retirement.

Meanwhile, quoting a reliable source, Colombo-based Sunday Times today reported that yesterday the President Maithripala Sirisena had sounded him out and already obtained his consent for the new appointment.

Featured file photo: President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau of Fiji with Justice Kapila Waidyaratne when he was appointing as  a judge to the Court of Appeal

Author: Sri Lanka Guardian

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