200 recommendations made for State Institutions positions


Recommendations for the appointment of about 200 Heads and Directors for State Institutions have been sent to the presidential Secretariat. The recommendations have been made by the six-member panel appointed to nominate suitable persons to hold these positions.

Committee member Dr. Nalaka Godahewa noted that recommendations need to be made for up to 300 institutions, of which a decision has been made to combine 50.

A senior government official, Sumith Abeysinghe, is the chairman of the six-member panel. The other members are Susantha Ratnayake, Dr. Nalaka Godahewa, Dian Gomes, Dr. Prasanna Gunasena and Professor Jagath Wellawatte.