Four councilors of the Eastern Provincial Council including two Tamil National Alliance (TNA) councilors sworn in as provincial ministers short while ago, at the office of the governor of the province.
M.I.M. Mansoor of the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) took oaths as the Minister of Health.
K. Thurairajasingham took oaths as the Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation, while Ariyawathi Galappaththi took oaths as the Minister of Road Development and Lands.
S. Thandayuthapani who functioned as the Opposition Leader of the Council, took oaths as the Minister of Education.