Sumith Nakandala appointed as first Secretary General of BIMSTEC

Sumith Nakandala, Sri Lankan appointed as the first Secretary General of BIMSTEC.

Mar 7, 2014 14:17 IST
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Sumith Nakandala was appointed as the first Secretary General of Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) on 4 March 2014. Sumith Nakandala is a seasoned diplomat from Sri Lanka.


About Sumith Nakandala
• At present Nakandala is Colombo’s ambassador in Baghdad. Nakandala also served as secondary Secretary of Male in 2009.
• Nakandala was a Deputy High Commissioner in Chennai in 2001. He was a High Commissioner in Kathmandu in 2006.
• Nakandala was posted as First Secretary and later served as Counselor in New Delhi till 2000.
• He was served as Sri Lanka’s new Deputy High Commissioner in the United Kingdom in 2008.

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