Six institutions brought under the Ministry of Defence

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has issued a gazette notification bringing six institutions under the Ministry of Defence.

The relevant Gazette notification was issued a few days ago.

According to the gazette notification the below institutions have been brought under the wing of the Defence Ministry.

  1. Api Wenuwen Api Fund
  2. National Police Academy
  3. Miloda Institute (Academy of Finance studies)
  4. National Authority for the Implementation of Chemical Weapons Convention
  5. Sri Lanka Institute of National Defence Studies
  6. Department of Multi-Purpose Development Task Force.