Chairman of the National Police Commission Prof. Siri Hettige says he has resigned from the Chairmanship due to his long overseas teaching commitment.
He added that however he will remain as a member of the Police Commission.
Prof. Hettige was appointed as the Chairman of the National Police Commission in October 2015.
He is the Chair of Sri Lankan Studies, South Asia Institute, University of Heidelberg, Germany.
He is also Professor Emeritus at the University of Colombo.