New Secretary appointed to the Ministry of Defence
[April 29 2019]
Commander of the Army, General S
H S Kottegoda
(Rtd) WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc has been
appointed as the new Secretary
to the Ministry of Defence by
President Maithripala Sirisena,
today (29 April 2019).
The new Secretary received his letter of appointment
from the President at the Presidential Secretariat, this afternoon.
Subsequently, he visited the Ministry of Defence and
officially assumed duties as the new Defence Secretary.
Additional Secretaries, Chief of Defence Staff, Tri
Forces Commanders and senior Ministry officials were also present at the