Parliament committee: Ministry secretaries and envoy approved
The appointments of four ministry secretaries and an ambassador were approved by the Parliament’s Committee on High Posts, according to Parliament Secretary General Dhammika Dissanayake.
The list of approvals include Dr. Anil Jasinghe as the Secretary to the Ministry of Environment, Dr. Priyath Bandu Wickrama as the Secretary to the Ministry of Water Supply, Prof. Kapila Perera as the Secretary to the Ministry of Higher Education, and M.M.P.K Mayadunne as the Secretary to the Ministry of Justice.
In addition, the appointment of M. Mohamed as the Sri Lankan Ambassador to Qatar was approved by the committee.
Present at the committee meeting were MPs Chamal Rajapaksa, Dinesh Gunawardena, Douglas Devananda, Udaya Gammanpila, Anura Priyadarshana Yapa, John Seneviratne, Vidura Wickramanayake, and Dr. Sudarshini Fernandopulle.