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It is reported that Major General Sumith Manawadu, the officer who forcefully arrested the the former army commander and the common candidate in the previous presidential election Mr. Sarath Fonseka, has been appointed as the new Deputy High Commissioner for Malaysia.

Mr. Fonseka and his secretary former army captain Mr. Senaka De Silva were arrested at his office in Rajagiriya Mv, on the 8th February 2011.

The vacated position of Western province commander has been given to Major General Sumedha Perera.