President Gotabaya Rajapaksa handed over letters of appointment to 12 new High Court judges at the Presidential Secretariat today (14).
Here so a list of the new appointees and the position they held previous as released by the Presidential Secretariat.
Name of the Judge Position previously held
Mr. W. A. Perera District Judge
Ms. C. Meegoda District Judge
Miss. A. I. K. Ranaweera District Judge
Miss. K. S. L. Jayaratne Chief Magistrate
Mr. R. S. A. Dissanayake Magistrate
Mr. W. M. M. Thalgodapitiya District Judge
Miss. T. W. W. M. R. C.P. Kumari Dela District Judge
Mr. H. S. Ponnamperuma District Judge
Miss. S. I. Kalingawansa Additional District Judge
Mr. D. A. R. Pathirana Magistrate
Ms. N. T. Wickremasekara Senior State Counsel
Ms. A. G. U. S. N. K. Seneviratne Senior State Counsel