Two new cabinet ministers and five state ministers took their oath before President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s house this morning.
The list of names is as follows.
Bandula Gunawardena: Minister of International Trade and Investment Promotion
Susil Premajayantha: Minister of Public Administration, Home Affairs and Justice
Anura Priyadarshana Yapa: State Minister of Finance
C B Rathnayake: State Minister of Transport
Salinda Dissanayake: State Minister of Indigenous Medicine
Lakshman Wasantha Perera: State Minister of International
Trade and Investment Promotion
S.M. Chandrasena: State Minister of Social Empowerment