Anura Priyadharshana Yapa

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The Honourable

Anura Priyadharshana Yapa

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General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party
In office
22 November 2014 – 14 August 2015
Leader Maithripala Sirisena
Mahinda Rajapakse
Preceded by Maithripala Sirisena
Succeeded by Duminda Dissanayake
Minister of Disaster Management
Assumed office
4 September 2015
President Maithripala Sirisena
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
Member of the Sri Lankan Parliament
for Kurunegala District
Assumed office
Personal details
Born (1959-01-18) January 18, 1959 (age 58)
Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
Nationality Sri Lanka
Political party Sri Lanka Freedom Party
Other political
United People's Freedom Alliance
(2004 - Present)
People's Alliance
(1994 - 2004)
Alma mater Nalanda College Colombo
Occupation Politics
Profession Lawyer

Yapa Appuhamilage Anura Priyadharshana (known as Anura Priyadharshana Yapa born 18 January 1959) MP is Sri Lanka's Cabinet Minister of Disaster Management in 15th Parliament of Sri Lanka. Anura Priyadharshana Yapa is also the General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party. He was also Sri Lanka's former Cabinet Minister of Petroleum and a Member of Parliament representing the Kurunegala District.

He is a Lawyer by profession & was educated at Nalanda College

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