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Members of the Commission

Current Members of the Commission

Dr. Jagath Balasuriya

Chairperson

Dr. M.H. Nimal Karunasiri

Commissioner

Dr. Vijitha Nanayakkara

Commissioner

Ms. Anusuya Shanmuganathan

Commissioner

Mr. H.K. Navaratne Weraduwa

Commissioner

Dr. Jagath Balasuriya

Chairperson

(Since 10 December 2020)

Dr. M.H. Nimal Karunasiri

Commissioner

(Since 10 December 2020)

Dr. Vijitha Nanayakkara

Commissioner

(Since 10 December 2020)

Ms. Anusuya Shanmuganathan

Commissioner

(Since 10 December 2020)

Mr. H.K. Navaratne Weraduwa

Commissioner

(Since 10 December 2020)

Past Members of the Commission

30th October 2015 – 10th December 2020

Dr. Deepika Udagama(30 October 2015 to 31 August 2020) – Chairperson
Ms. Ambika Satkunanathan(30 October 2015 to 7 March 2020) – Commissioner
Mr. Hamid Ghazali Hussain(30 October 2015 to 10th December 2020)– Commissioner
Mr. Saliya Peiris(30 October 2015 to 31 April 2018) – Commissioner
Dr. Upananda Vidanapathirana(16 November 2015 to 11 October 2019) – Commissioner
Ms. Ramani Muttetuwagama(10 March 2019 to 10th December 2020) – Commissioner
Ms. Deepika Subasinghe(23 October 2019 to 10th December 2020) – Commissioner

2011 to 21st October 2015

Justice Priyantha R. P. Perera -Chairperson
Dr. Bernard de Zoysa – Commissioner
Mrs. Jezima Ismail – Commissioner
Dr. M.A.J Mendis ( 18th February 2012 to 8th February 2015) – Commissioner
Mr. T.E Anandarajah – Commissioner

2006 - 2009

(Late) Justice P. Ramanathan ( upto Nov 2006) Justice S.Ananda Coomaraswamy
Justice D. Jayawickrema – Commissioner
Mr. Mahanama Tilakaratne – Commissioner
Mr. M.T.M Bafiq – Commissioner
Ms. N.D. Abeywardena – Commissioner

2003- 2006

Dr.Radhika Coomaraswamy – Chairperson
Dr. A. Zainudeen – Commissioner
Mr C. Senanayake – Commissioner
Dr. Deepika Udagama – Commissioner
Mr. N. Selvakkumaran – Commissioner

2000 - 2003

Mr. Faisz Musthapha – Chairperson
Dr. A. Zainudeen – Commissioner
Dr. Godefroy Goonetillake – Commissioner
Mrs. Manouri Muttetuwegama – Commissioner
Mr. N. Selvakkumaran – Commissioner
Mr. Sarath Cooray – Commissioner

1997 – 2000

Justice O. S. M. Seneviratne – Chairman
Dr. A. T. Ariyaratne – Commissioner
Professor Arjuna Aluwihare – Commissioner
Mr. Javid Yusuf – Commissioner
Justice T. Suntheralingam – Commissioner

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සිදුවෙමින් පවතින අපහසුතාවයට කණගාටුයි, දැනට ඔබ ඉල්ලූ භාෂාව ඉදිවෙමින් පවති.

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