The Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Jayantha Perera met the Secretary to the Ministry of Finance Dr. R.H.S. Samarathunga at the Ministry of Finance on 27th February 2015. They discussed the financial and budgetary allocations made to the SLN for the financial year 2015. The Director General National Budget Ms. Chandra Ekanayake, the Director General Naval Services Rear Admiral Dharmendra Wettewa and the Director Naval Budget Commodore Vijitha Meddegoda also were associated with the discussions.
The Navy Commander expressed his best wishes to Dr. Samarathunga on his new appointment and presented him a memento to mark his first official meeting with the newly-appointed Finance Secretary.