Ven. Dr. Galboda Gnanissara Thero

Ven. Dr. Galboda Gnanissara Thero

Ven. Dr. Galboda Gnanissara Thero

Chief Incumbent of Hunipitya Gangarama Temple

Chief Sanghanayaka of Colombo Nawa Korala

Viharadhipathi ( Hikkaduwa Sri Nagaramaya, Hikkaduwa Sri Thilakaramaya and Awissawella Sri Sudharma Piriwena)

School – Kapuduwa Primary School

Period of University Education –  1964 Vidyodaya Piriwena

Degree Programs followed –

 B.A Degrees (Sinhala, Pali, Buddhism, Buddhist culture,English)
Year entered to Sri Lanka Administration service – 1984

Positions Held –

 Assistant Commissioner of Election- Department of Elections

 Deputy Director (Training)- Ministry of fisheries and aquatic resources development

 Assistant secretary – Presidential Secretariat Office

 Divisional Secretary – Divisional Secretariat Office,Mahara

 Commissioner of Excise (Control and Income) – Department of Excise

 Senior Assistant Secretary(Control) – Ministry of Petroleum Resources Development

 Additional Secretary- Ministry of Petroleum Resources Development