“I will strive to make every effort to stabilize the noble values of parliamentary democracy, of excellence and of tradition”
Welcome to the official website of Chamal Rajapaksa
This website will focus on the life and political career of one of Sri Lanka’s greatest statesmen – his long journey from being a public servant to his current role as the Speaker of the country.
The website will focus on the Office of the Speaker in general and provide you with information on the past and present work, duties and responsibilities of him.Read More »
Life and Career Milestones
Given below are some important life and career milestones of the Hon. Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa.
2010 22nd April – Unanimously elected as the 19th Speaker of the 07th Parliament of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 2007 Sworn in as the Minister of Ports, Aviation, Irrigation and Water Resource Management 2006 Appointed as the Minister of Irrigation and Water Resource Management
Common Candidate not Mr. Clean to charge others - Speaker
The Opposition’s so called common presidential candidate was not in any way discriminated or maltreated by President Mahinda Rajapaksa or his government as alleged by him, Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa said.
He was addressing a gathering of the Galle Sri Lanka Freedom Party officials and activists led by party’s regional leaders held at Bataganwila, Galle.Read More »
More facilities under govt to improve Police service
The Police service is a noble profession. Their service must be provided to the utmost satisfaction of the people, said Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa.
He was addressing a meeting that followed the opening of the new Police station at Walasmulla established at a cost of Rs. 75 millionRead More »
Hon. Peter Lewis AFAIM, MAIAST, RDA, JP (ret.), Member of South Australian House of Assembly visited Sri Lankan Parliament on 24.11.2014 to pay a courtesy call on Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa.Read More »
The High Commissioner of India His Excellency Y.K. Sinha paid a courtesy call on the Speaker of the Sri Lankan ParliamentRead More »
- ‘SRI LANKAN PARLIAMENTRY SYSTEM AND PEOPLES’ REPRESENTATIVE’ presented - 15/11/2014
- Mahinda’s crowning Political glory 25 years ago - 15/11/2014
- Hon. Chamal Rajapaksa, MP, Speaker attends the Commemoration of the International Day of Peace, 2014 - 20/10/2014
- SLCBCC fetes Lankan firms - 3/09/2014
- SLCBCC builds trade cooperation with China - 1/09/2014
රුහුණුපුර ජල ව්යාපෘතියේ පළමු අදියර සාර්ථකව අවසන් අදියරටMore Photos »
- Address by the Hon. Speaker at the Opening Ceremony on 11th September, 2012 - 30/10/2012
- Speech of the Hon. Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa at the International Ozone Day Celebration 2012 - 30/10/2012
- Hon. Speaker’s Speech – 9th Oct 2012 - 9/10/2012
- Speech 02 - 30/09/2012
- Speech 31 - 30/09/2012
- The Hon. Speaker - Parliament of Sri Lanka
- Current President, CPA Asian Region
- Immediate Past President Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
- Named Honorary Ambassador of "Visit Lumbini Year 2012" by the Government of Nepal
Hon. Chamal Rajapaksa is the 19th Speaker of the Parliament of Sri Lanka. First elected to Parliament on 15th February 1989 representing the Hambantota District, Mr. Rajapaksa has held a number of Ministerial portfolios prior to being elected as the Speaker on 22nd April 2010.Read More About Chamal Rajapaksa »