Nov 22, 2019

New Cabinet sworn-in

The new Cabinet of Ministers commenced taking oaths before President Gotabaya Rajapaksa a short while ago.
The swearing-in ceremony is taking place at the Presidential Secretariat with the participation of many dignitaries.

The newly appointed Cabinet of Ministers is as follows:

Chamal Rajapaksa - Mahaweli & Agriculture, Trade

Dulles Alahapperuma - Education, Sports & Youth affairs

Douglas Devananda - Fisheries & Aquatic Resources

Pavithra Wanniarachchi - Health & Women affairs

Bandula Gunawardena - Higher Education

Nimal Siripala- Justice, Human Rights & Legal Reforms

Arumugam Thondaman -Community Empowerment & Estate Infrastructure

Dinesh Gunawardene-Foreign Affairs, Skills & Labour Development

Janaka Bandara - Public administration, Internal affairs, Provincial & local government

Wimal Weerawansa: Small and medium scale enterprises and entrepreneur development, Industries and supply management

Mahinda Amaraweera: Public Transport Management, Power and Energy

S.M. Chandrasena: Environment, Wildlife Resources, Land and Land Development

Johnston Fernando: Road and Highways and Ports and Naval Affairs

Ramesh Pathirana: Plantation Industries and Export Agriculture

Prasanna Ranatunga: Industrial Export and Investment Promotion, Tourism and Aviation Services

S.M. Chandrasena: Environment and Wildlife Resources, Lands and Lands Development