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New Ministry Secretary appointed

Mrs. W.J.P.S. WeerakoonMrs. W.J.P.S. Weerakoon has been appointed as the new Secretary to the Ministry of Social Empowerment, Welfare and Kandyan Heritage by President Maithripala Sirisena.


She received her letter of appointment from the Secretary to the President Austin Fernando at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday (1st Aug.).

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