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Nadarajah Balasubramaniam Edit Profile

Sri Lankan ambassador to France

Nadarajah Balasubramaniam, Sri Lankan ambassador to France. Secretary, board management Bandaranaike National Memorial Foundation, 1975—1979.

Background

Balasubramaniam, Nadarajah was born on March 23, 1930 in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Son of Nadarajah and Packiawathy (Sithamparapillai) Balasubramaniam.

Education

Bachelor, University Ceylon, 1951. Degree in Attorney-at-Law, University Ceylon, 1956.

Career

With Sri Lanka foreign service, 1953. With Sri Lankan Missions to London, 1954. With Sri Lankan Missions to Rome, 1956—1959.

With Sri Lankan Missions to New Delhi, 1959—1961. With Sri Lankan Missions to Ottawa Canada, 1964—1966. With Sri Lankan Missions to Paris, 1966—1970.

With Sri Lankan Missions to Beijing, 1970—1972. Director, western department Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1972—1979. Ambassador and deputy permanent representative United Nations, 1979—1981.

Sri Lankan ambassador to France, since 1981. Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Switzerland. Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Spain.

Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Vatican. Permanent delegate United Nations Educational. Director State Film Corporation, 1974—1977.

Chairman United Nations ad hoc Committee on Indian Ocean, 1980—1981, ad hoc Committee World Disarmament Conference, 1980—1981, Credentials Committee 22nd General Conference United Nations Educational, 1983.

Membership

Secretary, board management Bandaranaike National Memorial Foundation, 1975—1979.

Connections

Married Vijayalakshmi Mahadeva, November 27, 1961. 1 child Sanjaya.

father:
Nadarajah Balasubramaniam

mother:
Packiawathy (Sithamparapillai) Balasubramaniam

spouse:
Vijayalakshmi Mahadeva

child:
Sanjaya Balasubramaniam