Bharatiya Janata Party leader Narendra Modi yesterday was sworn in as Prime Minister for the second time. Fifty seven Ministers took oath with him. By winning 303 seats, the BJP got the decisive mandate to rule the country for the next five years. Even though the party has the required numbers to form the government on its own, it has decided to accommodate its allies in the Ministries.
- The Central Bank of Sri Lanka Reduces its Policy Interest Rates
- A special programme has been launched to revitalize tourism industry.