Oct 17, Colombo: Eight members elected to the Northern Provincial Council under the ruling United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) took their oaths today before President Mahinda Rajapakse at Temple Trees Thursday.
Kandasmy Kamalendran, Angajan Ramanathan, Arachchilage Don Dharmapala Seneviratne, Annihamige Jayathilake, Abbas Abdul Rifkan, V.Thavanathan, Ahamed Lebbai Yasin Jawahir and H.M.Cri Rise swore in today before the President.
Ministers Maithreepala Sirisena, Susil Premajayantha, Nimal Siripala De Silva, Rishad Bathiyutheen and Rauf Hakeem, deputy ministers S.M. Chandrasena, Governor of Northern Province G.A. Chandrasiri and Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga were present at the event.
(Photos by Chandana Perera)