Victor Perera, Sri Lanka's new Inspector General of Police
[TamilNet, Thursday, 05 October 2006, 16:38 GMT]
Victor Perera has been appointed Sri Lanka's new Inspector General of Police (IGP) with effect from October 12. Currently he has been serving as the most senior Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG). Chandra Fernando, present IGP will relinquish his post on October 11.
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse handover appointment letter to Victor Perera at Temple Trees
Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapakse Wednesday handed over the appointment letter to the new IGP at his Temple Trees residence.
Victor Perera will be the 29th IGP for Sri Lanka. He joined the police force thirty seven years ago. He will assume duties on October 12 at a ceremony held at the Police Headquarters.