Batik Min. Secy to COVID Control; COVID Control Min. Secy gets Domestic Animal Husbandry
Secretary to the State Ministry of Batik, Handloom Fabrics and Local Apparel Products, R. Sunethra Gunawardena has been appointed as Secretary to the State Ministry of Primary Health Care, Infections Diseases and COVID Control, a spokesperson for the Ministry said.
The spokesperson said that its former Secretary Dr. Amal Harsha de Silva had been removed from his post to be appointed as the Secretary to the State Ministry of Backward Rural Areas Development and Promotion of Domestic Animal Husbandry and Minor Economic Crop Cultivation.
Similarly, last year the Director General Health Services (DGHS), Dr. Anil Jasinghe was removed from his post to be appointed as Secretary to the Ministry of Environment while the former Director of Teaching Hospital Kalubowila was appointed the DGHS of the Health Department.