Video: Harin sworn in as Uva Chief Minister

14 January 2015 08:09 am - 21     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


United National Party Member of the Uva Provincial Council, Harin Fernando was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of the Uva Provincial Council a short while ago.

Uva Province Governor Nanda Mathew appointed Mr. Fernando as the Chief Minister after he secured the majority of the council.

Mr. Fernando replaces Shashindra Rajapaksa as the Chief Minister. (Prasad Rukmal)


Video by Palitha Ariyawansa

Pix by Palitha Ariyawansha, R. Kogulan and Palitha Ariyawansa

  Comments - 21

  • dhammika bandara ranaweera narammala Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:52 PM

    wish you all tha best haren

    Shamil Wednesday, 14 January 2015 09:42 PM

    Harin is a hero via DM Android App

    dodanwala Wednesday, 14 January 2015 03:00 PM

    this is the first step

    C.K.Lankaputhra Wednesday, 14 January 2015 03:06 PM

    Dan okkoma hari, Yahapalanayai ona.

    Bala Wednesday, 14 January 2015 03:37 PM

    Estimates of time schedules are estimates. May be instead of 100 days, the good things promised are done in 150 days, I will be happy. After 5 years, please take it easy for a few months.

    Henry Thursday, 15 January 2015 05:28 AM

    Best wishes for you Harin, you can win the hearts and become the Prime Minister with the general election by 25th April 15. Good Luck!

    akila nammunige Thursday, 15 January 2015 01:19 PM

    i was expecting this situation, coz my province..... patta.. maru...

    Rana Wednesday, 14 January 2015 03:47 PM

    Congratulations Harin. You are the one who turned the table for UNP to come back. UNPers will never forget it and we are really indebted to you. Other in the UNP should never forget the sacrifice you made also to unite the party and start winning.

    Sri Lankan Wednesday, 14 January 2015 01:51 PM

    UVA was turning point for President Election. Congrats Haren.

    Shandi Thursday, 15 January 2015 06:38 AM

    Congratulations !!! Harin God bless you for your future projects. Poor people in Uva lucky to have good hearted man like you.

    Arjuna Ranawana Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:00 PM

    Good But need to protect it till full fill of expectation of the people not for to next 4 moths or till next general election

    alahapperuma Wednesday, 14 January 2015 05:49 PM

    Congratulations Be a statesman and not a politicia.

    J Palitha Wednesday, 14 January 2015 04:03 PM

    Congrats to Harin, you smart guy, achieved your target without any suffering. Great ..... in deed.

    Sudukumari Thursday, 15 January 2015 06:47 PM

    congrats. Wish you all the best. Get rid of the corrupt old guard

    Sam Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:13 PM

    Wish you all the best Harin.

    Gratiaen Hewa. Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:24 PM

    Hi.Dear Mr.Harin Fernando. My heartiest Congratulations!!! It is a blessing of Uva people.

    Promises Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:29 PM

    MORE MORE minsters? where is the national advisory council you promised to be operating by 12 January 2015???

    Wije Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:31 PM

    You deserve much more than the chief ministers position .Come April and you will be a cabinet minister.

    old citizen Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:35 PM

    He started the first lap for Mithri to complete the last lap.

    nuwan Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:38 PM

    The turning Point of the landslide victory for Democracy in Sri Lanka.This also commences an era of UNP rule in several Provincial Councils! You are a great son! We congratulate you and wish you all success in fulfilling the aspirations of the Uva people.

    Bandula Wednesday, 14 January 2015 02:40 PM

    Congragulations Harin. Others should follow and hit the nail on the corrupt UPFA Coffin for good.

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