The swearing in ceremony of the new State and Deputy Ministers of the national government commenced a short while ago at the Presidential Secretariat. (DS, LSP, AS)
State Minister of Land
State Minister of National Integration
State Minister of Law and Order
Lakshman Yapa Abeywardane
State Minister of Finance
State Minister of Highways
State Minister of Labour and Trade Union
State Minister of Fisheries
State Minister of National Policy and Economic Development
Palitha Range Bandara
State Minister of Vocational Training
State Minister of Defence
Mohan Lal Grero
State Minister of University Education
State Minister of Industries and Commerce
State Minister of Child Affairs
State Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources
State Minister of International Trade
State Minister of Agriculture
State Minister of Water Supply
State Minister of Education
A. L.M. Hizbullah
State Minister of Rehabilitation and Reconciliation
|01||Sumeda G. Jayasena||Deputy Minister of Wildlife|
|02||Susantha Punchinilame||Deputy Minister of Public Administration|
|03||Ameer Ali||Deputy Minister of Rural Economy|
|04||Lasantha Alagiyawanna||Deputy Minister of Megapolis|
|05||Indika Bandaranayake||Duputy Minister of Housing|
|06||Faisal Cassim||Deputy Minister of Health|
|07||Dunesh Gankanda||Deputy Minister of Disaster Management|
|08||Dulip Wijesekara||Deputy Minister of Postal and Muslim affairs|
|09||Lakshman Wasantha Perera||Deputy Minister of Plantation|
|10||Nishantha Muthuhettigama||Deputy Minister of Ports and Shipping|
|11||Anoma Gamage||Deputy Minister of Petroleum|
|12||Harsha De Silva||Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs|
|13||Ranjan Ramanayake||Deputy Minister of Social Services|
|14||Ajith P. Perera||Deputy Minister of Power and Energy|
|15||Eran Wickramaratne||Deputy Minister of State entrepreneurship|
|16||Ashoka Abeysinha||Deputy Minister of Transport|
|17||Arundika Fernando||Deputy Minister of Tourism & Christian Affairs|
|18||Tharanath Basnayake||Deputy Minister of Telecommunications & Digital Infrastructure|
|19||H.M. Haris||Deputy Minister of Sports|
|20||Karu Paranavithana||Deputy Minister of Provincial Council & Local Government|
|21||Nimal Lansa||Deputy Minister of Home Affairs|
|22||Siripala Gamlath||Deputy Minister of Foreign Employment|
Sapu Wednesday, 9 September 2015 15:20
Mohan Lal Grero got a good position
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citizen a Wednesday, 9 September 2015 15:25
Arundika....home affairs......this is unbelievable...god bless Sri Lanka.
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justicia Wednesday, 9 September 2015 15:28
Does the State Minister work within the Ministry concerned ? . High time the public are educated on the duties of the Minister, State Minister , and Deputy Minister.
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Lokka Wednesday, 9 September 2015 15:31
WHERE IS DR. HARSHA DE SILVA ?
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Chethika Wednesday, 9 September 2015 15:35
What happened to eran ?
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Sene Wednesday, 9 September 2015 17:48
He takes care of state owned comapnies! A position suited for him
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politician Wednesday, 9 September 2015 15:36
With the kind of people appointed today Yahapalanaya will soon become Jarapalanaya. The people who made these appointments needs to examine their heads for getting these TRojan Horses. MR must be laughing.
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samantha Wednesday, 9 September 2015 16:21
this is the worst State and Deputy minister list ever. LOL
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Lankan Wednesday, 9 September 2015 16:34
Dulip Wijesekara as deputy minister for muslim affairs?
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Be Fair Wednesday, 9 September 2015 17:30
why not. At least he will [may] look at it a much different perspective to most of us. [hopefully]
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ram Wednesday, 9 September 2015 16:36
I think if Mahinda Rajapaksa is given a post, all mp of the parliament is given ministerial. Very good move by the so called good governance by UNP.
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aja Wednesday, 9 September 2015 16:38
Just Imagine all these donkeys going with back up jeeps on the road we poor people will be like monkeys jumping into a side to avoid death .. Thanks to all the fools who voted for them .
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Sudath Wednesday, 9 September 2015 16:44
President invites foreign workers to returns Sri Lanka to see this kind of nonsense.
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mahen Wednesday, 9 September 2015 22:08
MS are you once we all expatriates go to sri lanka is the govt survive...Ok we guys are coming back to lanka...give all of us minister/deputy minister or for us vice deputy minister post please..
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fahim Wednesday, 9 September 2015 16:58
The public has a right to know the salaries and other perks that go with these Ministerial Portfolios.
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ananda Wednesday, 9 September 2015 17:34
The appointment have been already given hence, our comments are useless,
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max Wednesday, 9 September 2015 17:49
lajja nathi kama maha mudali kamatath wada lokulu!
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SAD Wednesday, 9 September 2015 17:50
Deputy Ministers number 9, 10,21 best ever!Above Three Ministers are Very Good Picks by our leaders!! I don’t know whether to laugh or Cry….. Come On WHY??
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lal surain Wednesday, 9 September 2015 18:05
what to do this a moda palanaya what else to say
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ajan Wednesday, 9 September 2015 18:07
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myya Wednesday, 9 September 2015 20:58
see who is the minister for child affairs.shame.she is uneducated and without even common sense...
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Leda Wednesday, 9 September 2015 22:04
sum of prime minister ministers state ministers and deputy total exceed 225. i am weak in math. can some calculate and confirm pls.........................
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