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National Defence Fund,
Ministry of Defence,
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National Defence Fund incorporated by the National Defence Fund Act No.09 of 1985 is governed by a board of Governors nominated as per amended Act No. 16 of 2018. This fund is utilized the amount owned to the fund subject to the provisions of the president in the manner and functions the Board of Governor intends that it is caused mostly to the advancement and ensurence of the national security. Further, welfare benefits to a member of the tri-forces or the police who sustained injures or devoted his life in the course of performing his duties or member of his family are also provided
Board of Governers
• Chairman -
Dr. P. B. Jayasundera (Secretary to the President)
• Member -
General G.D.H. Kamal Gunaratne (Retd) WWV RWP RSP USP ndc psc MPhill (Secretary, Defence Ministry)
• Member -
Prof. Medagoda Abhayathissa Thero (Representative appointed by His Excellency the President)
National Security Fund Staff
Mr. W.A. Kulasooriya
(Additional Secretary - Administration)
Mr. H.P.D. Hewage
Mrs. T.C.P. Frenando
Subject Clerk I
Mrs. Y. Liyanagunawardhana
Subject Clerk II
Mr. N.K.A. Sampath
Ms. Ishara Harshani Kumarasinghe