The Ministry of Economic Development in Sri Lanka has a varied purview including regional and rural development, poverty alleviation and empowerment of the poor, promoting investments to Sri Lanka, travel and tourism industry development, and nature and wildlife conservation. It is led by the adept governance of Minister Basil Rajapaksa, assisted by the Deputy Ministers Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena and Muthiah Muthu Sivalingam.

Collaborating all divisions under the care of the Ministry of Economic Development, Sri Lanka is forging ahead in full speed to elevating domestic income and national growth, bringing in the long needed investments for development, developing the tourism industry, conserving Sri Lanka’s natural beauty and unraveling this Isle for what it truly is, The Wonder of Asia.

General Contact

Designation

Name

Phone

Minister Hon. Basil Rajapaksa 011 2681967
Deputy Ministers Hon.SM Chandrasena 011 2887478
Hon.Susantha Punchinilame 011 2423771
Hon.Muththu Sivalingam 011 2337124
Hon.MLAM Hisbullah 011 2826449
Secretary Dr.P B Jayasundera 011 2676130
Additional Secretaries
Administraton Ms.Hema Dharmawardena (SLAS-S) 011 2673615
Regional Development Ms.Chandra Wickramasinghe (SLAS-S) 011 2669982
Investment & Projects Mr.Priyantha Mayadunne (SLAS-S) 011 2681469
Livelihood Development Mr.Shantha Bandara (SLAS-S) 011 2673638
Chief Accountant Mr.WA Sarath Kumara 011 2676354
Internal Auditor Mr.H Chandrasena 011 2166766
Director Generals
External Relations Ms.Saroja Sirisena(SLFS) 011 2669096
Development & Communication Prof.Sunanda Maddumabandara 011 2681357
Janasaba Mr.Dhamma Disanayake 011 2681579
Development Forum Mr.Bashvara Gunaratne 011 2437759
Senior Assistant Secretary Ms.Kumari Somarathne 011 2673452
Directors
Planning Mr.Anura Ranasinghe 011 2673568
Maga Neguma Ms.Dammika Mallikaarachchige 011 2673626
Self Employment Mr.Pushpa Nissanka 011 2673625
Poverty Alleviation & SAARC Ms.Rasadari Sooriyaarachchi 011 2681653
Divi Neguma Mr.Jayathilake Herath 011 2681215
DCB Mr.Abdul Wahabdeen 011 2681644
NMA, PuraNeguma, CARE, Regional Development Mr.Monty Ranatunga 011 2673494
WFP, Indian Housing, Primary School Developmet Mr.Anuradha Kumarasiri 011 2669094
Engineering Mr.Chandana Gunathilake 011 3133471
Accountants Ms. KBS Somarathna 011 2676149
Ms. WNM Hettithantri 011 2166745
Ms RMGVN Amarasena 011 2681298
Ms. WBP De Mel 011 2681511

Opening Hours

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Address

Our Address:

464/A TB Jaya Mawatha, Colombo 10, Sri Lanka.

GPS:

6.920744752346678, 79.86165761947632