New SLFP Ministers take oath

Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena

President Maithripala Sirisena has appointed 11 more Cabinet Ministers from SLFP a short while ago. Five State Ministers and 10 Deputy Ministers have also been appointed.

Following is the list of the eleven MP’s who took oaths as Cabinet Ministers before President Maithripala Sirisena:

Cabinet Ministers

  1. MP AHM Fowzie – Minister of Disaster Management
  2. SB Navinne – Minister of Labor
  3. Piyasena Gamage – Minister of Vocational and Technical Training
  4. Dr. Sarath Amunugama – Minister of Higher Education and Research
  5. SB Dissanayake – Minister of Rural Affairs
  6. Janaka Bandara Tennakoon -Minister of Provincial and Local Government Development
  7. Felix Perera – Minister of Special Projects
  8. Mahinda Yapa Abeywardane – Minister of Parliament Affairs
  9. Reginald Cooray – Minister of Aviation Services
  10. Vijith Vijayamuni Zoysa – Minister of Irrigation
  11. Mahinda Amaraweera – Minister of Fisheries

Ministers of State

  1. Pavithra Wanniarachchi – State Minister of Environment
  2. Jeevan Kumaratunga – State Minister of Labour and Labour Relations
  3. Mahinda Samarasinghe – State Minister of Finance
  4. C.B. Rathnayake – State Minister of Public Administration
  5. Dilan Perera – State Minister of of Housing and Samurdhi

Deputy Ministers

  1. Tissa Karaliyadda – Deputy Minister of Buddha Sasana
  2. Dayasritha Tissera – Deputy Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources
  3. R. Siyambalapitiya – Deputy Minister of Public Administration and Home Affairs
  4. Lakshman Seneviratne – Deputy Minister of Disaster Management
  5. Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena – Deputy Minister of Civil Aviation
  6. Lalith Dissanayake – Deputy Minister of Irrigation
  7. Jagath Pushpakumara – Deputy Minister of Plantation Industries
  8. Lasantha Alagiyawanna – Deputy Minister of Rural Economic Development
  9. Sudarshani Fernandopulle – Deputy Minister of Research and Higher Education
  10. Shantha Bandara – Deputy Minister of Mass Media & Information