A special discussion to plan the affiliation of the National Police Academy with the University of Kelaniya was held on the 9th of May 2018 at the Vice Chancellor’s office. It has been decided to affiliate the National Police Academy with the University of Kelaniya with the intention of enhancing the professionalism of the police officers who are joining the Sri Lanka Police after graduating from the Academy.
The discussion was held under the patronage of Professor D.M. Semasinghe, Vice Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya and DIG Sanjeewa Dharmaratne. In addition, Senior Professor Lakshman Senevirathne, Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya, Professor A.H.M.H. Abayarathne, Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Professor Anuruddhi Edirisinghe and Dr. Anusha Edisirisinghe were also present in this discussion. Also SSP Dinesh Karunanayaka, Chief Administrative Officer, SP W.P.J. Senadeera, Deputy Director of Administration, SP Nishantha Chandrasekara, Deputy Director of Training, Sub Inspector (SI?) Thushara Chanranath, Evaluation Coordinator and Sub Inspector Pulasthi Jayasekara, Quality Inspector of the National Police Academy also joined the discussion.
This event was organized by Professor Anuruddhi Edirisinghe and Dr. Anusha Edisirisinghe.