SLPP MP Prof Charitha Herath has been re-appointed as the Chairman of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE).
Accordingly, he will serve as the Chair of COPE for the Second Session of the Ninth Parliament.
New members of the Committee on Public Enterprises were announced by the Deputy Speaker of Parliament on Tuesday (08) and the Committee of Selection had nominated the following 22 members to the COPE in accordance with the provisions of Standing Order 120 of the Parliament and the motion agreed to by Parliament on January 21:
Mahinda Samaraweera, Mahindananda Aluthgamage, Rohitha Abeygunawarddena, Dr. Sarath Weerasekara, Jayantha Samaraweera, D.V. Chanaka, Indika Anuruddha Herath, Dr. Nalaka Godahewa, Rauff Hakeem, Susil Premajayantha, Anura Dissanayake, Patali Champika Ranawaka, Jagath Pushpakumara, Dr. Harsha de Silva, Eran Wickramaratne, Nalin Bandara Jayamaha, S.M. Marikkar, Premnath C. Dolawatte, Shanakiyan Rajaputhiran Rasamanickam, Madhura Withanage, Prof. Charitha Herath and Sagara Kariyawasam.