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Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association AGM

Nalanda principal Thilak Wattuhewa elected new president

Tilak Wattuhewa new president of Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association
Tilak Wattuhewa new president of Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association

Thilak Wattuhewa, Principal of Nalanda College was elected the new president of the Sri Lanka Schools Cricket Association at their 71st Annual General Meeting held at the Ministry of Education yesterday.

Wattuhewa a former vice president recorded a landslide victory beating former vice president, principal of P de S. Kularatne MV Ambalangoda Jagath Senaratne by 166 votes to 58.

Former secretary of the Schools Cricket Association Dilshan de Silva was beaten by former under 19 tournament secretary J.A.K.S. Indrajith who polled 135 votes to 70 for the post of general secretary. Jaliya Jayantha of Asoka Vidyalaya Colombo came third with 36 votes.

Manjula Vaz of St.Peter’s College Negombo (144 votes) was elected treasurer beating DM Rajaratne of Lumbini College (40 votes) and Wasantha Kariyawasam of President’s College Maharagama (28 votes).

The new Office bearers:

President: Thilak Wattuhewa (Principal, Nalanda College)

Senior Deputy President: Oshara Panditharatne (Ministry of Education – uncontested)

Vice Presidents (5): Mrs. Hema Jayawardhane (Principal, Ratnawali Balika Vidyalaya Gampaha 124 votes), Susantha Mendis (Principal, Science College Mt. Lavinia 117 votes), Gamini Jayawardane (Principal, Mahinda College Galle 98 votes), Jagath Senaratne (P de S. Kularatne MV Ambalangoda 92 votes), Nadith Jayaweera (Principal, Lalith Athulathmudali MV Mt. Lavinia 77 votes).

Secretary: J.A.K.S. Indrajith (Kegalu Vidyalaya 135 votes)

Treasurer: Manjula Vaz (St. Peter’s College Negombo 144 votes)

Assistant Secretary: Leelananda Kumarasiri (TZuchi National School Hambantota uncontested)

Assistant Treasurer: Pradeep Kumara Dharmasena (Sri Buddha Jayanthi MMV, Balangoda 93 votes)

Technical Officer: Viraj Chaminda de Silva (Sri Sumangala College Hikkaduwa - uncontested) – YK


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