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Obadage Charly Jayawardana, Sri Lankan economist. Fellow Economic Development Institute.

Background

Jayawardana, Obadage Charly was born on March 29, 1941 in Meetiyagoda, Sri Lanka. Son of Daniel and Babynona (Wickramage) Jayawardana.

Education

Bachelor, University Ceylon, 1963.

Career

District land officer Government Ceylon, Ampara, 1965-1970. Assistant government agent Government Sri Lanka, 1970-1975. Competent authority Government owned B.C.C. Ltd., Colombo, 1976-1977.

Deputy commissioner National Housing Department, 1977-1982. Director forestry and environment Ministry Lands and Land Development, 1982-1984. Senior assistant secretary Ministry of Lands, Irrigation and Mahaweli Development, 1984-1993.

Secretary Ministry of Lands, since 1993.

Membership

Fellow Economic Development Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Acting, singing.

Connections

Married Chandra Wijesinge, June 11, 1973. Children: Himali, Anusha, Lilani, Vasanthi.

father:
Daniel Jayawardana

mother:
Babynona (Wickramage) Jayawardana

spouse:
Chandra Wijesinge

children:
Himali Jayawardana

Anusha Jayawardana

Lilani Jayawardana

Vasanthi Jayawardana