|Moneragala receives Tamil DS
Monaragala district receives a Tamil Divisional
Secretary for the first time as government has
introduced the concept to promote sustainable
understanding between Sinhalese and Tamils. Sri
Lanka Administrative Service (SLAS) Grade One
officer, Anthonypullei Pathinathan, who has served
in the North and East regions for several years, has
been appointed to the post.
Pathinathan has earlier served as the District
Secretary in Mullaitivu, Divisional Secretary in
Mannar, and as the Project Director (Rehabilitation)
at Mannar District Secretariat. He replaces former
District Secretary, U.K.S. Mihindukulasuriya
appointed as the Additional Secretary to Ministry of
Public Administration and Home Affairs.