Deshamanya

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Deshamanya (Sinhalese: දේශමාන්‍ය; Tamil: தேசமான்ய, translit. Tēcamāṉya; Pride of the Nation) is the second highest national honor of Sri Lanka (after the Sri Lankabhimanya) awarded by the Government of Sri Lanka as a civil honour. It is awarded for "highly meritorious service".[1] It is conventionally used as a title or prefix to the awardee's name.

Awardees[edit]

Awardees of the Deshamanya include the following individuals:

1986
1987
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1996
1998
2005
2007
2017

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gunawardena, Charles A. (2005). Encyclopedia Of Sri Lanka. Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd. p. 254. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj bk bl bm bn bo bp bq br bs bt bu bv bw bx by bz ca cb cc cd ce cf cg ch ci cj ck cl cm cn co cp cq cr cs ct cu cv "National Awards". President of Sri Lanka Secretariat. Retrieved 9 July 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "National Honours – 2017". The Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka). The Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka). 21 March 2017. Retrieved 21 March 2017. 

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