Gen Shavendra Silva is new CDS

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General Shavendra Silva will assume duties as the new Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) with effect from today (1).

The official letter in this regard was handed over by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to General Shavendra Silva at the President’s House, Colombo, yesterday (31).

Former Army Commander General Shavendra Silva has been appointed as the new Chief of Defence Staff following the relinquishment of his office as the Army Commander yesterday.