Gamini Senarath was appointed as the Secretary to the Prime Minister, today.
Senarath was also the President’s Chief of Staff during the period Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa was President.
Senarath and two others were accused in the misappropriation of Rs. 500 million public funds belonging to the Litro Gas Company during the previous Rajapaksa Government.
However, in August this year the Special High Court Trial-at-Bar acquitted and released Gamini Senarath.