President Rajapaksa Reshuffles Portfolios Among Cabinet Ministers GL, Dinesh, Keheliya,Pavithra,Dullas and Lokuge;Namal Gets Additional Ministry of Development coordination observation


Jamila Husain

Seven Ministers were handed new portfolios today in a cabinet reshuffle which got underway at the Presidential Secretariat a short while ago.

One of the notable changes was that of the Health Minister. Pavithra Wanniarachchi was sworn in as the Transport Minister while Keheliya Rambukwella was sworn in as the new Health Minister.

Other Cabinet Reshuffle changes were –

GL Pieris – Foreign Affairs

Dinesh Gunawardena – Education

Gamini Lokuge – Power

Dullas Allahapperuma – Media

Pavithra Wanniarachchi – Transport

Keheliya Rambukwella – Health

Namal Rajapaksa – Apart from Youth and Sports, he gets development coordination observation Ministry.

Courtesy:Daily Mirror