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Kapila Pathirana Vimaladharma Edit Profile

consultant , sociologist

Kapila Pathirana Vimaladharma, Sri Lankan sociologist, consultant. Fellow Agrarian Research & Training Institute, 1972. Chairman/leader Sri Lanka Praja Parshadaya (non-governmental organization), Kandy, 1989-1994. Second lieutenant CNG, 1963-1965. Member Agricultural Engineering Society Sri Lanka.

Background

Vimaladharma, Kapila Pathirana was born on August 10, 1936 in Hambantota, Sri Lanka.

Education

Bachelor in Sociology, University Ceylon, Peradeniya, 1959. Postgraduate diploma in land settlement, University Sri Lanka, Colombo, 1976. Master of Philosophy in Agriculture, University Peradeniya, 1989.

Career

Officer administrative service Government of Sri Lanka, Colombo and Galle, Jaffera, 1960-1970, government agent Kegalle District, 1972-1975. Deputy general manager/addit. General Motors Mahawdi Development Board, Colombo, 1971, 79.

Director agricultural diversification project UNDD/Sri Lanka Government, Peradeniya, 1975-1978. Commissioner Land Settlement Department, Colombo, 1980-1982. Advisor United Nations Development Programme/Lands Ministry, 1982-1987.

Project coordinator Agroswiss Consultant, CH, Kandy, 1987-1994. Consultant sociologist various organizations, 1980-1994. Director Sri Lanka Institute Development Administration, PSTI, Colombo, 1990-1992.

Membership

Chairman/leader Sri Lanka Praja Parshadaya (non-governmental organization), Kandy, 1989-1994. Second lieutenant CNG, 1963-1965. Member Agricultural Engineering Society Sri Lanka.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sri lankan genealogies.

Connections

Parents: M.K.P. Dingiappuhamy and V.P. Cornelia Hamine Pathiraua. Married Sita Ekanayake Pathirana. Children: Kanishka, Himadri, Asuini, Sanjiva, Varuni.

spouse:
Sita Ekanayake Pathirana

children:
Kanishka Vimaladharma

Himadri Vimaladharma

Asuini Vimaladharma

Sanjiva Vimaladharma

Varuni Vimaladharma