Saman Ekanayake appointed as Secretary to President


Saman Ekanayake has been appointed as the Secretary to the President.

The appointment was made by newly-elected President, Ranil Wickremesinghe.

Ekanayake previously served as President Wickremesinghe’s Secretary during his tenure as Prime Minister prior to Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s resignation from Presidency.

Wickremesinghe was sworn in as the eighth Executive President of Sri Lanka this morning (21), after winning the secret ballot held in Parliament yesterday (20), by a majority of 134 votes.