People

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

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

E Mail : dg@nara.ac.lk

Tele : +94-11- 2521932

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

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

Rear Admiral S. Jayakody, Chief Hydrographer,
Sri Lanka Navy Hydrographic Service,
Crow Island,
Mattakkuliya,
Colombo 15.
sisirajayakody92@gmail.com

0772-646529

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. A.L Shyamali chithralekha Perera, Surveyor General,
Survey Department of Sri Lanka ,
150, Kirula Road,
Narahenpita,
Colombo, 05.
Ms. K.N. Kumari Somaratne Additional Secretary (Development),
Ministry of Ports & Shipping,
No. 19, Chaithya Road,
Colombo 01.
knksomaratna@yahoo.com

0714-491188