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ශ්‍රී ලංකා ප්‍රජාතාන්ත්‍රික සමාජවාදී ජනරජයේ තානාපති කාර්යාලය

இலங்கை ஜனநாயக சோசலிச குடியரசின் தூதரகம்

Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka

斯里兰卡民主社会主义共和国大使馆

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Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm
Consular Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-11:30am
Emergency Contact Number: +86 10 65321861/2

Ambassador, Dr. Palitha Kohona



Dr. Palitha Kohona was the former Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka to the United Nations (UN) from 2009 to 2015. Until August 2009, he was the Permanent Secretary to the Foreign Ministry of Sri Lanka and was also the former Secretary General of the Secretariate for Coordinating the Peace Process. He was previously the Head of the UN Treaty Section in New York till 2006, the largest arm of the UN office of Legal Affairs.

Ambassador Dr. Kohona received his secondary education in Sri Lanka at St. Thomas College, Mount Lavinia. He obtained a LLB (Hons.) at the University of Sri Lanka, a LLM from the Australian National University in International Trade Law and a Doctorate from Cambridge University in the UK. 

Dr. Kohona assumed duties on 30th December 2021 at the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Beijing.

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Name & Designation

 

Telephone

 

E-mail

 

Dr. Palitha Kohona

Ambassador

0086 1065323850

 

ambassador.beijing@mfa.gov.lk

Mr. K.K. Yoganaadan

Deputy Chief of the Mission

00861065327494

 

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk 

Brigadier   U. L. J. Sylvester Perera

Minister Counsellor (Defence)

0086 1065322393

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk 

Mr. Sampath Perera

Second Secretary (Tea Promotion)

0086 1065322919

 

ceylontea.beijing@mfa.gov.lk

 

Ms.   Mihiravi Dissanayake

Second Secretary

0086 1065321861

 

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk 

 

Ms.   Sanju Dassanayake

Second Secretary

0086 1065321861

 

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk 

 

Ms.   Nalika Sirisena

Attaché

0086 1065325355

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk 

Mr.   Buddheesha Amarakoon

 Accounts   Officer

0086 1065329235

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk 

Ms.   Deshani Gunathilake

Consular Officer

0086 1065327095

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk 

Ms.   Mangalika Dissanayke

PA to H.E. the Ambassador

0086 065323850

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk 

Ms.   P.A. Chandani

Personal Assistant

0086 1065329182

 

slemb.beijing@mfa.gov.lk