People

Professor A. Navaratnerajah
Chairman
E Mail : chairman@nara.ac.lk
Tele : +94-11- 2521881, +94-77-7739261
Fax : +94-11- 2521881

Mr.L.K.T.C.Lokukumara
Director General

E Mail : dg@nara.ac.lk

Tele : +94-11- 2521932, +94-77-8000426

Fax : +94-11- 2521932

Dr. H.M.P. Kithsiri
Deputy Director General (Research & Development)
E Mail : palikithsiri@nara.ac.lk
Tele : +94-11-2520638, +94 11-3131344, +94718442728

Heads of Divisions

Name Division Contact Information  
Dr. H.S.S.K.Haputhantri Head/ Marine Biological Resources Division sisirahaputhantri@yahoo.com
Tele: +94-11-2521914
Dr. V. Pahalawattaarachchi Head / Inland Aquatic Resources and Aquaculture Division vasalanka@gmail.com
wasantha@nara.ac.lk
Tele: +94-11-2521005
Mr.K.H.M.L. Amaralal Head / Socio Ecomomics & Marketing Research Division lalith@nara.ac.lk
Tele: +94-11-2529718
Mr.N.B.P.Punyadeva Head / Fishing Technology Division punya@nara.ac.lk
Tele: +94-11-2529737
Mrs.K.W.S.Weerasekara Head / Environmental Studies Division shyamalikaww@nara.ac.lk
Tele: +94-11-2521009
Dr.K.W.S.Ariyawansa Head / Institute of Post Harvest Technology sariyawansa@hotmail.com
Tele: +94-11-2529715
Dr.K Arulananthan Head / National Institute of Oceanography Marine Sciences arul@nara.ac.lk
Tele: +94-11-2521008
Mr. A.B.A.K. Gunaratne Director / Monitoring and Evaluation ajith@nara.ac.lk
Tele: +94-11-2529581
Dr. Geevika J Ganegama Arachchi Head / Technology Transfer Division janadari1@yahoo.com
Mr.S.R.C.Ranaweera Head/ National Hydrographic Office roshanccom@gmail.com
Tele: +94-11-2521705
Mr. R.D.P.P.Ranasinghe Director /Administration Division Tele: +94-11-2524430
Mr.N.S.Hewagama Director / Finance Division directorfinance@nara.ac.lk, nishanthashewagamage@gmail.com
Tele: +94-11-2521383
Mr.S.K.S. Liyanarachchi Director / Service & Operation Division saman@nara.ac.lk
Tele : +94-11-2529737
Ms.B.G.Sunethra Kariyawasam Chief Librarian bgskariyawasam@nara.ac.lk
Tele: +94-11-2521633
Ms. Udayangani Secretary to the Governing Board and Legal Officer udayangani.malika76@gmail.com
Tele: +94-11-2529716
Mr. M.D.Senaratne Internal Auditor senarathne10@gmail.com
Tele: +94-11-2529736
Mr. D.V.S.P.Bandara Extension Officer Tele: +94-11-2529734

Members of the Governing Board

Name Address Contact
Prof. A. Navaratnerajah Chairman,
National Aquatic Resources Research & Development Agency,
Crow Island,
Mattakkuliya,
Colombo 15.
anavaloga22@gmail.com
chairman@nara.ac.lk

0777-739261
0778-773009

Mr. Selvendran Salivan de Marian No. 17/2, Uyarappulam, Anaikoddai, Jaffna. salivan82@yahoo.com
0772622357
Mr. Gizal Chinthana de Silva No. 273, Stanley Road, Jaffna

No 3/9,Railway station Road

chinthandesilva@gmail.com
0771603333
Ms.Gawri Indrarathne No. 06, Gauder place, Sri Saranankara Road, Dehiwala gowriein@gmail.com
Dr. Asha De Vos No.14,Malalasekare Place,
Colombo 07.
ashadevos@gmail.com
Dr. K.H.M Ashoka Deepananda No.07, Jayamahavihara Road, Nupe, Matara. ashoka@fish.ruh.ac.lk
0718-613477
Dr. W.A.D.V. Weerathilake No.139,05th Lane New Town, Giriulla. dammikakandy@yahoo.com
Mr. L.K.T.C. Lokukumara, Director General,
National Aquatic Resources Research & Development Agency,
Crow Island,
Mattakkuliya,
Colombo 15.
lokukumara@gmail.com
dg@nara.ac.lk

0778-000426

Mr. S. N. B. K. S. Senaratna Additional Secretary (Admin & Human Resources)
Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources.
New Secretariat, Maligawatta,
Colombo 10.
adsecadmin@fishries.gov.lk
0714-455577
Ms. K.D.A. Munasinghe Additional Director General,
Department of Project Management & Monitoring,
Ministry of Finance, Economy and Policy Development,
The Secretariat,
Colombo – 01
anoja123@yahoo.com

071-5334520

Mr. S.J. Kahawatta,
Additional Director General (Acting)
Additional Director General
Department of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources Development ,Maligawatta Sec,
Colombo 10
Land 0112 421 956
Fax 0112 449 170
mobile 0702-104455
G mail saksusantha@yahoo.com
Ms. K.N. Kumari Somaratne Additional Secretary (Development),
Ministry of Ports & Shipping,
No. 19, Chaithya Road,
Colombo 01.
knksomaratna@yahoo.com

0714-491188

Mr.S.D.P.J. Dampegama Surveyor General,
Survey Department of Sri Lanka,
150, Kirula Road,
Narahenpita, Colombo, 05.
Mr. Jayantha Chandrasoma No. 15, Horana Road,
Panadura.
Mr. Anura Disanayake Secretary,
Ministry of Higher Education, Technology & Innovation,
No. 18,
Ward Place,
Colombo 7.