Hirunews Logo
Lalith+Dissanayake+and+Sarath+Kumara+Gunarathne+assumed+duties+as+acting+ministers+of+Health+and+Fisheries
Monday, 24 November 2014 - 20:23
Lalith Dissanayake and Sarath Kumara Gunarathne assumed duties as acting ministers of Health and Fisheries
9,832

Views
Minister of Petroleum Anura Priyadarshana Yapa assumed duties as the 8th General Secretary of SLFP at party Headquarters on Darly Road in Colombo, this morning.

Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa, Nimal Siripala, Dallas Alahapperuma and other senior members of the party graced the occasion.

Former Minister Maithreepala Sirisena was removed from his position as the General Secretary of SLFP after he declared his candidacy as the Common Candidate of the opposition.

Meanwhile Lalith Dissanayake and Sarath Kumara Gunarathne assumed duties as acting ministers of Health and Fisheries respectively after the two posts fell vacant following former ministers Maithreepala Sirisena and Rajith Senarathna quitting the government.

Having assumed duties at Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Ministry, Acting Minister Sarath Kumara Gunarathne expressed his views about common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena.

 
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Maskeliya foot-prints draw crowds
Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 16:00
The Department of Archeology has started an investigation into the ancient foot-prints found in Maskeliya in the Sri Pada area.They said they will conduct... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
307 Views
10,889 Views
96 Views
1,558 Views
363 Views
12,515 Views
Top