Friday, 24th September 2021

New ministers sworn in before President

Colombo, June 10 (BAN/ AD): Today 3 new ministers were sworn in before president.

  • Deputy Minister Buddika Pathirana was sworn in as the acting Minister of Industry & Commerce, Resettlement of Protracted Displaced Persons, Co-operative Development and Vocational Training & Skills Development. 
  • Lucky Jayawardene has been sworn in as the acting Minister of City Planning, Water Supply, and Higher Education. The position was earlier held by SLMC leader Rauff Hakeem.
  • Anoma Gamage was sworn in as the acting Minister of Highways & Road Development and Petroleum Resources Development. The position was earlier held by Kabir Hashim.

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