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Office Bearers

sarath2Mr. Sarath Jayasuriya The UNP branch in Australia was launched by late Mr. Cyril Dharmawardene in 2013, amidst threats from the parties who supported the Rajapakshe regime in Sri Lanka. Since the demise of Mr. Cyril Dharmawardene, Mr. Sarath Jayasuriya was unanimously appointed the president. He was a Student Leader at Peradeniya University and held several leadership positions in various community organisations and was instrumental in the formation of UNP Australia Branch. He has held various positions in senior management in Sri Lanka and Australia. cyrilLate Mr. Cyril Dharmawardene


President Mr. Sarath Jayasuriya
 Vice President Mr. Sarath Bandara
 Vice President Mr. Shyamon Jayasinghe
 Secretary Mr. Lal Perera
 Asst. Secretary Mr. Naveen Wijewickrama
Assistant Secretary Mr. Sunil Arachchi
 Treasurer Mr. Asoka Athuraliya
 Asst. Treasurer Mr. Douglas Fernando
 National Organiser Mr. Lal Prince Perera
 Media Secretary Mr. Nalina Paranamanna
 Membership Secretary Mr. Saman Andarahewa
 Committee Members Mr. Sanjeewa Manamperi
Mr. Ajith De Silva
Mr. Asoka Jayasinghe


United National Party of Sri Lanka, Australia Branch Incorporated,  appointed it’s Committee for the year 2015/2016 at a special Meeting held on 5th November 2015.


Seated in the front row: from Left to right :   Secretary: Lal Perera, President: Sarath Jayasuriya Treasurer: Asoka Athuraliya

Standing from left to right: Media Secretary: , Nalina Paranamanna, Assistant Secretary: Naveen Wijewickrama, CM: Mr. Athula Pathinayake, CM: Sanjeewa Manamperi, Vice President: Sarath Bandara, Membership Secretary: Saman Andrahewa, CM: Dr. Kithsiri Dassanatyake, CM: Asoka Jayasinghe Absent: Assistant Secretary: Sunil Arachchi, CM: Ajith De Silva and Vice President: Shyamon Jayasinghe.