National Security Advisory Board appointed for national security
[July 10 2019]
President Maithripala Sirisena has taken measures to
set up a National Security Advisory Board to look into the matters
related to national security.
Dr. Sarath Amunugama functions as the Chairman of this
Board while President's Counsels Kalinga Indratissa, Nigel Hatch,
Attorneys- at-Law Javid Yusuf, Dr. Ram Manikkalingam, Dr. Suren Ragavan
are the other members.
Board is expected to strengthen the process undertaken
to ensure the national security by expressing its views and suggestions
in an independent manner said President Sirisena when the Board was
convened for the first time under the patronage of President today (9)
at the Official Residence of the President.
Meanwhile, President left for the United Kingdom today
on a private visit to attend the graduation ceremony of his son.