Newly appointed opposition provincial councillors for the Southern Provincial council took oaths today before the governor of the province Kumari Balasooriya.
According to our correspondent all the opposition councillors were present at the swearing in ceremony.
The 1st meeting of the 7th session of the Southern Provincial council will be held on the11th of this month.
Chief Minister Shan Wijelal De Slva also participated during the swearing in ceremony of the opposition councillors.
Meanwhile, Western Provincial councillors will take oaths before the Governor of the western province Alawi Maulana on the 10th of this month.
Secretary to the governor Sunil Abewardana speaking to our news team stated as follows.