New State Ministers and Deputy Ministers appointed by President

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Four new State Ministers and three new Deputy Ministers were appointed by President Maithripala Sirisena, a short while ago. The new State Ministers are as follows:

Wasantha Senanayake –  Foreign Affairs State Minister

Eran Wickramaratne –  Finance State Minister

Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena – Public Enterprise Development State Minister

Palitha Range Bandara -Irrigation State Minister

The new Deputy Ministers are as follows:

Harsha de Silva –  National Policies and Economic Affairs Deputy Minister

Ranjan Ramanayake – Social Empowerment Welfare and Kandyan Heritage Deputy Minister

Karunarathna Paranawithana – Skills Development and Vocational Training Deputy Minister