Mr. S.E.R.T.M.S.P.Bandara, BA(Hons),PGD. Russian Language(Moscow),PGD(Dev. & Local Gov.),MA(HRD & Planning) India has been appointed as the new Director General of Department Of Sports Development with effect from 22.07.2016. He served in the Sports Ministry since 2013 as an Additional Secretory until he was appointed as the Director General, Department of Sports Development. Mr.Bandara has over 24 years of work experience in several government offices and ministries in the country.
Further he has served as the Additional Secretary of Ministry of Economic Development and Ministry of Productivity Promotion. He also held positions as the Director (Monitoring Evaluation and Establishment) in Samurdhi Authority Ministry of Economic Development.