PUJITH JAYASUNDERA APPOINTED ACTING IGP

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BY DARSHANA SANJEEWA

Senior DIG (Western Province) Pujith Jayasundera has been appointed Acting Inspector General of Police, as IGP N.K. Illangakoon is to leave for Uganda today on an official visit, Police said.

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said the IGP would attend a conference in Uganda and return to the country on November 7. He said Senior DIG S M Wickramasinghe who is next in seniority to the IGP would be out of the country till November 5. Senior DIG Jayasundera will be Acting IGP from November 1 to November 5. This is the first time Mr. Jayasundera has acted as IGP. Senior DIG Wickramasinghe is likely to be the acting IGP from November 5 to7.