Jun 06, 2021

Wayamba Uni. VC to  appointed as Agri ministry secretary

Vice Chancellor of Wayamba University, Prof Udith. K. Jayasinghe has been appointed as the new secretary to the Agriculture Minister, reports say. 
He has been appointed after the resignation of the previous secretary - Rohana Pushpakumara.
Yesterday, 'the Leader' had reported that Mr. Pushpakumara had decided to resign on being pressurized over the chemical fertilizer issue.
However, minister of Agriculture - Mahindananda Aluthgamage had stated that the ministry secretary had resigned due to personal reasons.