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Mr. N.H.M. Chithrananda has been appointed as the new Secretary to the Ministry of Education

new sec 1Assuming the duties of Mr. N.H.M. Chithrananda who has been appointed as the new Secretary to the Ministry of Education happened today (28) morning with the religious observances at the secretary’s office of the Ministry of Education.

The secretary made a request from all the officers of the Ministry of Education to extend their support to him as they did earlier when he served in the Ministry of Education. A considerable responsibility lies with the officers to achieve the policy vision for developing the country that has been forwarded by Hon. President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa. The parents of this country can be made happy only by fulfilling the prosperity of their children through education, new secretary stated at this occasion. 

Mr. N.H.M. Chithrananda started his primary education at Thambaragale village in Arachchikattuwa, Puttalam District and moved to Ganthulawa Government Maha Vidyalaya and Pallama Nandimithra Maha Vidyalaya. Then he passed the Advanced Level exam from Karukkuwa Sugathananda Maha Vidyalaya and entered the University of Colombo where he obtained his Bachelor of Commerce Special Degree in 1986. After that he started his professional life as a Regional Development Manager in Puttalam District.  

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He entered the Sri Lanka Administrative Service in 1990 and has served as Assistant Divisional Secretary, Acting Divisional Secretary and the Divisional Secretary in Madampe until 1998. In 1998 he served as the Assistant Director and the Assistant Secretary of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Samurdhi Affairs. He has also served as the Deputy Director of the Sri Lanka Samurdhi Authority, Divisional Secretary of Chilaw and the Deputy Director of Sri Lanka Customs. He joined the Ministry of Education in 2009 as the Additional Secretary Administration and Finance. In 2015 Mr. Chithrananda was appointed as the District Secretary of Puttalam and served there until he assumed duties as the new Secretary of the Ministry of Education.  

 

   

 

Mr. N.H.M. Chithrananda has been appointed as the new Secretary to the Ministry of Education

 

Assuming the duties of Mr. N.H.M. Chithrananda who has been appointed as the new Secretary to the Ministry of Education happened today (28) morning with the religious observances at the secretary’s office of the Ministry of Education.

 

The secretary made a request from all the officers of the Ministry of Education to extend their support to him as they did earlier when he served in the Ministry of Education. A considerable responsibility lies with the officers to achieve the policy vision for developing the country that has been forwarded by Hon. President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa. The parents of this country can be made happy only by fulfilling the prosperity of their children through education, new secretary stated at this occasion.

Mr. N.H.M. Chithrananda started his primary education at Thambaragale village in Arachchikattuwa, Puttalam District and moved to Ganthulawa Government Maha Vidyalaya and Pallama Nandimithra Maha Vidyalaya. Then he passed the Advanced Level exam from Karukkuwa Sugathananda Maha Vidyalaya and entered the University of Colombo where he obtained his Bachelor of Commerce Special Degree in 1986. After that he started his professional life as a Regional Development Manager in Puttalam District. 

He entered the Sri Lanka Administrative Service in 1990 and has served as Assistant Divisional Secretary, Acting Divisional Secretary and the Divisional Secretary in Madampe until 1998. In 1998 he served as the Assistant Director and the Assistant Secretary of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Samurdhi Affairs. He has also served as the Deputy Director of the Sri Lanka Samurdhi Authority, Divisional Secretary of Chilaw and the Deputy Director of Sri Lanka Customs. He joined the Ministry of Education in 2009 as the Additional Secretary Administration and Finance. In 2015 Mr. Chithrananda was appointed as the District Secretary of Puttalam and served there until he assumed duties as the new Secretary of the Ministry of Education. 

 

  

 

 

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