|Sri Lanka new army chief|
20th Commander of Sri Lanka
Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake appointed as the 20th Commander of the Sri Lanka Army. He takes over from General Jagath Jayasuriya who is to take reins as new Chief of Defence Staff.
Major General Krishantha Silva has been appointed as the Chief of Staff of Sri Lanka Army and Major General Prasad Samarasinghe has been appointed as the Volunteer Force commandant.