Navy Commander Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne is to be appointed as the new Chief of Defence Staff (CDS).
Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah is to be appointed as the new Navy Commander.
Travis Sinniah joined the Sri Lanka Navy in 1982, and has been awarded a number of medals, including the Weera Wickrama Vibhushanaya, Rana Wickrama, Ranashura (Three times) and Uttama Seva.
The services of the newly appointed Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy will be effective from August 22. (Colombo Gazette)