Tikiri Kobbekaduwa

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Honorable
Tikiri Kobbekaduwa
ටිකිරි කොබ්බෑකඩුව
8th Governor of Central Province
In office
16 December 2005 – 19 January 2015
President Mahinda Rajapaksa
Maithripala Sirisena
Preceded by Monty Gopallawa
Succeeded by Surangani Ellawala
Personal details
Born Tikiri Banda Kobbekaduwa
Nationality Sri Lankan
Political party Sri Lanka Freedom Party
Alma mater St. Sylvester's College
Trinity College, Kandy
Occupation Politician
Religion Buddhist

Tikiri Banda Kobbekaduwa is a Sri Lankan politician who served as 8th Governor of the Central Province of Sri Lanka from 16 December 2005 to 19 January 2015. He was the chief organiser of Sri Lanka Freedom Party to the Yatinuwara Electoral. He is the nephew of former Agriculture Minister Hector Kobbekaduwa. He was educated at Trinity College, Kandy and St. Sylvester's College, Kandy.[1][2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GOVERNOR'S SECRETARIAT CENTRAL PROVINCE". www.cpgovernor.com/. Retrieved 25 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Tikiri Kobbekaduwa - all-round sportsman in young days". www.nation.lk. 13 January 2013. Retrieved 25 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Sri Lankan Provinces from 1988". www.worldstatesmen.org. Retrieved 25 February 2013.