Lasantha Alagiyawanna re-appointed COPA chairman

Lasantha Alagiyawanna re-appointed COPA chairman

State Minister Lasantha Alagiyawanna has been re-appointed as the Chairman of the Committee on Public Accounts (COPA).

The Committee of Selection, during the meeting held on the 24th of January 2020, appointed 16 members to the COPA in accordance with the provisions of Standing Order 119 (1) of the Parliament.

Their names were announced in Parliament on February 05, 2020.

Accordingly, Ministers Pavithradevi Wanniarachchi, Douglas Devananda, Vasudeva Nanayakkara, Duminda Dissanayake, Rohitha Abeygunawardana, Lasantha Alagiyawanna, Shehan Semasinghe, Chandima Weerakkody and MPs Udaya Gammanpila, Palitha Range Bandara, Niroshan Perera, Seyed Ali Zahir Moulana, Buddhika Pathirana, S. Shritharan, Nalinda Jayathissa and Wijepala Hettiarachchi had been appointed to the COPA.

Alagiyawanna was re-appointed as the Chairman of the Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) during the parliamentary session today. Meanwhile the Chairman of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) will also be appointed today.