Presidential Secretariat of Sri Lanka

Secretaries to State Ministries

Name State Ministry
1. General (Retd.) Kamal Gunaratna Secretary
State Ministry National Security & Disaster Management
2. Mr. Sirinimal Perera Secretary
State Ministry of Urban Development, Waste Disposal and Community Cleanliness
3. Mr. Jayantha de Silva Secretary
State Ministry of Digital Technology and Enterprise Development
4. Mr. K.W. Ivan de Silva Secretary
State Ministry of Tanks, Reservoirs and Irrigation Development related to Rural Paddy Fields
5. Mr. K.D.S. Ruwanchandra Secretary
State Ministry of Cooperative Services, Marketing Development and Consumer Protection
6. Mr. S.T. Kodikara Secretary
State Ministry of Community Police Services
7. Mr. M.N. Ranasinghe Secretary
State Ministry of Promoting the Production and Regulating the Supply of Organic Fertilizer,
and Paddy and Grains, Organic Foods, Vegetables, Fruits, Chillies,
Onion and Potato Cultivation Promoting, Seed Production
and Advanced Technology Agriculture
8. Mr. D.P.G. Kumarasiri Secretary
State Ministry of Estate Housing & Community Infrastructure
9. Mr. H.K.D.W.M.N.B. Hapuhinna Secretary
State Ministry of Samurdhi, Household Economy, Micro Finance, Self Employment and
Business Development
10. Mr. N.H.M. Chithrananda Secretary
State Ministry of Home Affairs
11. Mr. Tissa Hewavithana Secretary
State Ministry of Coconut, Kithul and  Palmyrah Cultivation Promotion and Related Industrial
Product Manufacturing & Export Diversification
12. Mr. M. Dewasurendra Secretary
State Ministry of Aviation and Export Zones  Development
13. Mr. M.A.B.V. Bandaranayake Secretary
State Ministry of Rattan, Brass, Pottery, Furniture and Rural Industrial Promotion
14. Mr. S.G. Wijayabandu Secretary
State Ministry of Rural and Divisional Drinking Water Supply Projects Development
15. Mr. S. Senanayaka Secretary
State Ministry of Livestock, Farm Promotion and Dairy & Egg Related Industries
16. Mr. D.D. Matharaarachchi Secretary
State Ministry of Warehouse Facilities, Container Yards, Port Supply Facilities and Boats
and Shipping Industry Development
17. Mr. S.H. Harischandra Secretary
State Ministry of Dhamma Schools, Pirivenas and Bhikkhu Education
18. Mr. A. Senanayaka Secretary
State Ministry of Regional Co-operation
19. Ms. A.K.W.W.M.N.K. Weerasekara Secretary
State Ministry of Indigenous Medicine Promotion, Rural and Ayurvedic Hospitals
Development and Community Health
20. Mr. K.H.D.K. Samarakoon Secretary
State Ministry of Solar Power, Wind and Hydro Power Generation Projects Development
21. Prof. Ranjith Dissanayake Secretary
State Ministry of Rural Roads and other  Infrastructure
22. Mr. D.L.P.R. Abhayarathna Secretary
State Ministry of Development of Minor Crops including Sugarcane, Maize, Cashew, Pepper,
Cinnamon, Cloves, Betel related Industries and
Export Promotion
23. Major General (Retd.) W.P.P. Fernando Secretary
State Ministry of Wildlife Protection, Adoption of Safety Measures including the Construction
of Electrical Fences and Trenches and Re-foreststation and Forest Resource Development
24. Ms. K.M.S.D. Jayasekara Secretary
State Ministry of Women and Child Development, Pre-schools & Primary Education,
School Infrastructure  & Education Services
25. Mr. L.L.A. Wijesiri Secretary
State Ministry of Coast Conservation & Low-Lying Lands Development
26. Dr. M. Upali Sedara Secretary
State Ministry of Education Reforms, Open Universities & Distance
Learning Promotion
27. Mr. J.M.T. Banda Secretary
State Ministry of Company Estate Reforms, Tea and Rubber Estates Related Crops Cultivation
and Factories Modernization and Tea and Rubber Export Promotion
28. Ms. R. Sunethra Gunawardana Secretary
State Ministry of Primary Health Care, Epidemics and COVID Disease Control
29. Mr. Keerthi Ranjith Abeysiriwardana Secretary
State Ministry of Rural Housing and Construction & Building Material Industries
30. Mr. S.M.D.L.K. De Alwis Secretary
State Ministry of Vehicle Regulation, Bus Transport Services and Train Compartments
and Motor  Car Industry
31. Mr. Jayantha Chandrasoma Secretary
State Ministry of Ornamental Fish, Inland Fish & Prawn Farming, Fishery Harbour
Development, Multiday Fishing Activities and Fish Exports
32. Mr. K.H. Ravindra Samarawickrema Secretary
State Ministry of Rural and School Sports  Infrastructure Improvement
33. Mr. S.M. Piyatissa Secretary
State Ministry of Gem and Jewellry related Industries
34. Dr. Amal Harsha de Silva Secretary
State Ministry of Backward Rural Areas Development and Promotion of Domestic Animal
Husbandry & Minor Economic Crop Cultivation
35. Major General (Retd.) V.R. Silva Secretary
State Ministry of Prison Management and Prisoners’ Rehabilitation
36. Mr. B.L.A.J. Dharmakeerthi Secretary
State Ministry of Batik, Handloom and Local Apparel Products
37. Mr. M.B.R. Pushpakumara Secretary
State Ministry of Foreign Employment Promotion and Market Diversification
38. Ms. K.A.D.R. Nishanthi Jayasinghe Secretary
State Ministry of National Heritage, Performing Arts and Rural Arts Promotion
39. Dr. R.M. Saman Kusumsiri Rathnayake Secretary
State Ministry of Production, Supply and Regulation of Pharmaceuticals
40. Mr. R.M.C.M. Herath Secretary
State Ministry of Canals and Common Infrastructure Development in Settlements
in Mahaweli Zones
41. Ms. Deepa Liyanage Secretary
State Ministry of Skills Development, Vocational Education, Research
and Innovation
42. Mr. W.M.M.B. Weerasekara Secretary
State Ministry of Provincial Councils &
Local Government