Colombo, August 16 (Daily Mirror) – 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.
Cabinet Reshuffle as follows –
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. (Jamila Husain)