Mar 18, Colombo: Former Navy Commander Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe has assumed office as the new Secretary to the Ministry of Ports Shipping and Southern Development.
He assumed duties at the Ministry of Ports and Shipping and Southern Development this morning (18).
Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe served as the Commander of Sri Lanka Navy from 26 October 2017 until his retirement on 1st January 2019.
Additional Secretary of the Ministry (Administration and Finance) H.M.L.S. Herath, Additional Secretary Development K.N. Kumari Somaratne and Managing Director of the Ports Authority of Sri Lanka Captain Athula Hewavitharana were present on the occasion.