The names of Senior DIGs S M Wickremesinghe, Pujith Jayasundara and Chandana Wikcremeratne have been sent to the Constitutional Council (CC) as nominees to select the next Inspectors General of Police (IGP).
The names were sent to the CC yesterday by the Presidential Secretariat and the CC will meet on April 18 at 3pm to select its choice from the three nominees as the new IGP.
IGP N. K. Illangakoon retires this week and Wickremesinghe is expected to be the acting IGP till the new IGP is picked.
N. K. Illangakoon was the 33rd IGP of Sri Lanka. (Colombo Gazette)