The Government has appointed 13 new Ambassadors / High Commissioners. This was disclosed announced today by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Among the appointees is former Minister Dr. Karunasena Kodituwakku, who is to be posted as Sri Lanka’s new Ambassador to China.

Following is a list of some of the new Ambassadors / High Commissioners:

Priyani Wijesekara – High Commissioner to Austria

Dr Karunasena Kodituwakku – Ambassador to China

D.S.L. Pelpola – High Commissioner to Italy

Darshana Perera – Ambassador to Indonesia

A.L.M. Lafeer – Ambassador to Jordan

KWMD Karunaratne – Ambassador to Myanmar

A.M. Thaseem – Ambassador to Saudi Arabia

Sunil De Silva – High Commissioner to South Africa

Nimal Weeraratna – High Commissioner to Singapore

C.M. Anzar – Ambassador to Turkey

S.J. Mohideen – Ambassador to UAE

M.S. Anwar – Ambassador to Palestine