Colombo, Aug 22 (BAN/ AD): Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday has awarded Central bank Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy ‘Deshamanya’ title. The award ceremony took place on Monday.
President Sirisena on Monday conferred “National Honors” on distinguished personalities for the outstanding and invaluable service rendered by them to the Motherland.
President also conferred 5 other people title of “Deshamanya” along with Dr. Coomaraswamy. “Deshamanya” is the second-highest national honor awarded by the Government of Sri Lanka as a civil honor. It is awarded in recognition of the exceptional and highly meritorious service to the nation.