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Tuesday, 08 August 2017 - 8:44
Resignation from the Northern Provincial Council Health Minister
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The Minister of Health of the Northern Provincial Council, Padmanathan Sathyalingam has resigned from his post.

The minister represents the Ilangei Thamil Arusu Kachchi supporting Mavai Sena-thi-rajah of the Tamil National Alliance.

All parties of the TNA held a meeting last Saturday with the participation of the TNA leader, and opposition leader R. Sambanthan as well as the chief minister of the northern provincial council, C.V Vigneshwaran.

The first proposal which was approved was that Minister C.V Vigneswaran has the right to exercise his powers as the chief minister.

The second proposal that was presented during the meeting ,was that When appointing new ministers, the northern provincial chief minister must sought the opinion of all parties .

Following the meeting, Northern provincial chief minister C.V Vigneswaran noted that he is prepared to make necessary changes in the provincial council cabinet in future.

He added that changes will be made in several ministries according to the amendment.

The provincial council health minister, P. Sathyalingam resigned, in accordance to this amendment.

Minister Sathyalingam attending a media briefing held last evening noted that the ITAK party decided to not take up appointments in the provincial council and therefore , he resigned from the post.

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