Nine Senior Superintendents of Police (SSPs) have been promoted to the rank of Deputy Inspector General (DIG).
Among those promoted are SSP D.S.E. Jayasundara, the Director of the Terrorism Investigations Division and Ministerial Coordination Division, SSP K.V.D.A.J. Karawita – Director of the Prime Minister’s Security Division, SSP S.W.M. Senaratne – Director of Research and Development Division, SSP U.P.A.D.K.P. Karunanayake – Officer in charge of the Nugegoda division, SSP T.C.A. Dhanapala – Director of the Narcotics Bureau and SSP P.K.D. Priyantha – Director of the Financial Crimes Investigation Division.
The promotions have been approved by the National Police Commission.