Secretary of Ministry of Public Enterprise Development

secMr. Ravindra Hewavitharana holds the position of Secretary to the Ministry of Public Enterprise Development since September 2015. Prior to this he held the position of District Secretary/ Government Agent in Galle for a Period of 3 years where he had initiated and conducted many projects to improve the service delivery to the public from the government sector. Mr. Hewavitharana joined the Sri Lanka Administrative Sector in 1986 after his B.Com Special Degree from the University of Kelaniya. He currently holds a Special Grade position in the Sri Lanka Administrative Service.

He has held the positions of Assistant Director Textiles – Monaragala, Assistant Government Agent – Kolonna, Divisional Secretary – Opanayake, Director Mahasangam (Community Organizations) Samurdhi Authority, Director - Rural Development Training and Research Institute, Director General - Samurdhi Authority of Sri Lanka, Commissioner General - Department of Agrarian Development, in his illustrious 30 year career in the public sector.

Apart from his Administrative career Mr. Ravindra Hewavitharana’s interests have expanded in writing. In 1998, a reviewing analysis of the success cases in Social Mobilization in the Kolonna A.G.A. Division had been published in 180 pages as “Navodavakata Maga Seduwan Samaga” His writings are come to known not only in Sri Lanka but In the year 2005, a Special Paper on poverty alleviation and regional development ad been Published in the Journal of United Nations Center for Regional Development (UNCRD) Nagoya, Japan.

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