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Biography

Attanayake Mudiyanselage Tissa Attanayake MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT OF THE DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF SRI LANKA, Born on May 17 1961 and he got his primary education from Uduwawala Junior School Katugastota, Hadaganawa Maha Vidyalaya Minipe and Sanghabodhi Maha Vidyalaya Morayaya, and he graduated(BACHELOR OF COMMERCE (SPECIAL)) from the University of Kelaniya.

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Tissa Attanayake took to politics and entered the Parliament in 1989. He has retained his Kandy District seat for the past 23 years. He held portfolios as Minister of Higher Education and Central Provincial Development.& Minister of University Affairs 1994 and also Cabinet Minister of Central Regional Development 2002-2004

OTHER SOCIAL OFFICES 

  1.     President Samavadi Students Front 1984 / 85
  2.     First Secretary United National Party ( UNP ) District Organization - Kandy 1989
  3.     President UNP District Organization Kandy 1997
  4.     Member of the UNP Working Committee – 1997
  5.     Vice President Jathika Sevaka Sangamaya ( UNP Trade Union )1999
  6.     General Secretary of The United National Party since 2004 todate.

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INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS


  1.     International Youth Seminar - Moscow Russia 1985 / 87
  2.     Study Tour – Housing & Urban Development - Indonesia,Thailand, Singapore – 1993
  3.     Commonwealth Parliamentary Members Meeting -  Australia1993
  4.     Study Tour on Privatization conducted by World Bank -  UK &France – 1998
  5.     Seminar on Good Governance & Economic Management –
  6.     Malaysia, New Zealand & Australia – 2000.
  7.     Study Tour Urban Development – China 2002.
  8.     Study Tour Electoral processes – Germany 2003.
  9.     Study Tour on Higher Education – Japan 2003.
  10.     Asian Political Party Leaders Conference – China 2005.
  11.     Seminar on Ethnic Conflict and Political Resolution –India & Hongkong – 2005.
  12.     Inter Parliamentary Union Conference – Geneva 2006.
  13.     Inter Parliamentary Union & Human Rights Conference –Panama 2011.

He is indeed a man one could look up to for sound advice and guidance. 

 

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Dinamina Interview

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