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Ranil Wickremesinghe – Sri Lanka President

Sri Lanka New President Ranil Wickremesinghe

The new President of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe will be sworn today

Date of Birth

  • 24-03-1949

Civil Status

  • Married

Religion

  • Buddhism

Profession / Occupation

  • Attorney-at-Law

Political Career

  • Involved in Student Politics and President of the Law Students’ Union while at the University of Colombo; Member of Parliament representing the United National Party from 1978 to date for a continuous period of 28 years; Leader of the House in Parliament; 1991-2001 President of the Lanka Jathika Estate Workers Union; Chairman of Asia-Pacific Democrat Union; Vice Chairman of International Democrat Union;

Academic Qualifications

  • LLB.;

Professional Qualification

  • Attorney-at-Law; Advocate

Committees Served

  • Steering Committee (Eighth Parliament of the D.S.R. of Sri Lanka)
  • Liaison Committee (Eighth Parliament of the D.S.R. of Sri Lanka)
  • Ministerial Consultative Committee on National Policies, Economic Affairs, Resettlement & Rehabilitation, Northern Province Development, and Youth Affairs (Eighth Parliament of the D.S.R. of Sri Lanka)

Attendance

LegislatureDays presentDays absent
Ninth Parliament of the D.S.R. of Sri Lanka 
(2021 – 2022)
7422
Eighth Parliament of the D.S.R. of Sri Lanka
(2017 – 2020)
20844

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