Jan 01, 2019

President receives list of nominees for Army’s CDS position Featured

The Army commander yesterday (31) sent a list of 10 senior major generals to the president to choose among them the person to succeed Maj. Gen. Dampath Fernando, who retired as the chief-of-staff of the Army.

Presidential secretariat sources say that among the nominees are Shavendra Silva and Satyapriya Liyanage, Ajith Kariyakarawana, Ruwan Kulatunga, Rukmal Dias, Darshana Hettiarachchi and Kumudu Perera.