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Sri Lanka Council of Archaeologists

Introducing the Executive Committee of the Sri Lanka Council of Archaeologists

In the intricate tapestry of Sri Lanka’s cultural heritage, the Sri Lanka Council of Archaeologists stands as a custodian of time, tasked with preserving and unravelling the mysteries of the island’s rich history. At the helm of this noble endeavour lie the Executive Committee, entrusted with the stewardship of the SLCA’s operations.



The committee, consisting of distinguished archaeology professionals, scholars, and experts, serves as guardians of tradition and beacons of knowledge. With an unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation, it oversees the SLCA’s functions.

In this introduction, we delve into the realm of the Executive Committee of the Sri Lanka Council of Archaeologists, exploring their roles and responsibilities.

The President

Dr. Wijerathne Bohingamuwa

The President


Executive Committees of Sri Lanka Council of Archaeologists

Year 2023/2024

Archaeologist Dr W. BohingamuwaPresident
Archaeologist Dr Rose SolangaarchchiImmediate Past President
Archaeologist Prof. P. B. MandawalaSenior Vice President
Archaeologist Chithra DambadeniarachchiVice President
Archaeologist I. D. M. WijebandaraCo-Secretary
Archaeologist Sujatha PereraCo-Secretary
Archaeologist W. B. WepitiyaTreasurer
Archaeologist H. NamalgamuwaDeputy Treasurer
Archaeologist Prof. R. M. M. ChandraratneCommittee Member
Archaeologist Ven. Kanthale Sumiththa TheroCommittee Member
Archaeologist Ven. Ranne Seelavimala TheroCommittee Member
Archaeologist Anurudda WanninayakeCommittee Member
Archaeologist Kalana MarasingheCommittee Member
Archaeologist Wipulasena WeerarathnaCommittee Member
Archaeologist Upul NishanthaCommittee Member
Ms. Prabuddika HendawitharanaCommittee Member
Ms. Odeshila KulatungaCommittee Member
Mr. Sehan ThilakarathnaCommittee Member