Rear Admiral Jayantha Perera appointed Navy Chief of Staff
President Mahinda Rajapaksa appointed Rear Admiral Jayantha Perera as
the Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Navy.
Rear Admiral Perera joined the Sri Lanka Navy on August 23, 1978.
Rear Admiral holds the appointment of Director General Operations.
He held the appointments of Commander Western Naval Area and
Commander Southern Naval Area and was the Deputy Area Commander Eastern
Naval Area during the Humanitarian Operation.
He has also held many staff appointments, which include Flag Officer
Commanding Naval Fleet, Director Naval Operations and Special Force,
Director Naval Weapon, Deputy Director Naval Intelligence, Deputy
Director Naval Training, Media Spokesman of the Sri Lanka Navy and
Principal Staff Officer to the Chief of Defence Staff.
Courtesy: Navy Media Unit