Jan 16, 2020

10 District Secretaries transferred

At least 10 District Secretaries have been transferred or replaced due to retirement with few more transfers to follow, officials said.

The transfers include the District Secretaries of Colombo, Kilinochchi, Vavuniya, Mullaitivu, Puttalam, Hambantota, Batticaloa and Monaragala.

The District Secretary of Batticaloa M. Udayakumar who is retiring is being replaced by Kalamathi Padmaraja who is currently serving in the Eastern Provincial Council. The new Kilinochchi District Secretary will be Ms Rupavahi Kethiswaran who is currently in the Mullaitivu district. The Kilinochchi district previous District Secretary was earlier transferred as a Ministry Secretary.

Mr S. Amalanathan who is currently serving as an Additional Secretary of the Disaster Management Ministry has been appointed as the District Secretary for Mullaitivu.

The details of the other transfers were not available immediately.