Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Yuwanjana Wanasundera Wijayathilake sworn in as new Attorney General of Sri Lanka
Thu, Oct 23, 2014, 08:36 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Oct 23, Colombo: Solicitor General Yuwanjana Wanasundera Wijayathilake was sworn in as the 28th Attorney General of Sri Lanka this afternoon before President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees.

Wijayathilake became an attorney in 1979 and joined the legal department as an advocate in 1980.

Completing 34 years of service in legal profession, he has also served as the deputy solicitor General and additional solicitor general.

A past pupil of Ananda College, Colombo, He is the son of former Supreme Court judge S.R. Wijayathilake.

(Photos by Nishanka de Silva)

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
A three member committee appointed to inquire Angunakolapelessa Prison incident
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lankan court sentences two ex-LTTE cadres to prison for attack on Air Force camp in Anuradhapura
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka officials to visit Israel to promote tourism
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka participates at Norwegian travel fair 'Reiselivsmessen 2019' in Oslo
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Central Bank subscribes to Rs. 90 bn T- Bills at the request of Treasury under 'exceptional circumstances'
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka, Philippine leaders discuss ways to further strengthen bilateral engagements in many fields
Case against Chief of Defiance Staff to be heard on April 03
Mass grave in Mannar in Northern Sri Lanka unearths 300 human skeletons
Government to distribute new ambulances to 132 hospitals
Sri Lanka to sign 6 MoUs with Philippines during President's visit

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.