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A. Welianga

Government Analyst

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Government Analyst's Department

Government Analyst's Department was established in 1904 and is the central government laboratory. The department consists of two divisions, the Food Science and the Forensic Science. Food science division provides services towards public health. On the other hand Forensic Science division provides services mainly to law enforcement authorities in the area of crime investigation. In both divisions, there are specially trained scientists for the examination and analysis of samples forwarded by police, law court and other relevant institutes in the country. 

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News & Events

A New Division was Established

A New Division was Established

24 January 2019

In 1935, a new division was established to examine forensic questioned documents, which was named as...

The opening ceremony of Digital Forensic Lab and conferring of the upgraded the DNA laboratory for Govt. Analyst’s Department

The opening ceremony of Digital Forensic Lab and conferring of the upgraded...

26 November 2019

The DNA Laboratory of the Government analyst’s department is upgraded by providing equipment and training by...

Justice Minister promises maximum facilities for Government Analyst Department

Justice Minister promises maximum facilities for Government Analyst Department

26 November 2019

Mar 16,2018 Colombo: Justice Minister Thalatha Athukorala says that the Government Analyst's Department contributes immensely for...

Government Analyst Department was held International Proficiency Testing ISO/IEC

Government Analyst Department was held International Proficiency Testing ISO/IEC

26 November 2019

Government Analyst Department was held International Proficiency Testing ISO/IEC 17025 Accredited awarded presenting ceremony under the...

Opening new office complex of the Government Analyst's Department

Opening new office complex of the Government Analyst's Department

26 November 2019

New office complex of the Government Analyst's Department was opened by the Sri Lankan President Mahinda...

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