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* Another group of cabinet ministers sworn in Sri Lanka
Fri, Nov 9, 2018, 09:12 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 09, Colombo: Another group of United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) Parliamentarian have taken oath as cabinet ministers before President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat in Colombo.

UPFA parliamentarian Johnston Fernando took oath as the Minister of Commerce, Consumer Affairs and Christian Affairs while Udaya Gammanpila has been appointed as Minister of Buddha Sasana & Religious Affairs.

M.L.A.M Hizbullah was sworn as the Minister of Urban Planning & Water Supply and S.M Chandrasena appointed as Minister of Plantation Industries.

C.B Ratnayake sworn in as Posts & Telecommunication Minister in addition to his portfolio as State Minister of Transport.

Gamini Lokuge was sworn in as Minister of Labor, Foreign Employment & Petroleum Resources


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