Cabinet reshuffle after Monday, sources

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 - 10:40

Political sources say that the next cabinet reshuffle of the Unity Government will take place after next Monday (Apr. 23).
Studies pertinent to the reshuffle are being carried out headed by the Secretary to the President.
Accordingly, proposals relevant to respective portfolios will be submitted to the President and the Prime Minister.
Political sources have stated that a full cabinet reshuffle will take place following the approval of the President and Prime Minister.
With the resignation of six SLFP Ministers from their posts, the President took steps to appoint acting Ministers in their places last week.