Cabinet reshuffle after New year

29 March 2017 09:01 am - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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The government is to withhold the proposed Cabinet reshuffle till the Sinhala New Year period is over, it is learnt.

Though the Sri Lanka Freedom Party headed by President Maithripala Sirisena is eager to have a shuffle, it is learnt that the United National Party(UNP) is not in favour.

According to UNP sources, the party holds the view that Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake is not solely responsible for the present economic woos of the country and that his removal in a Cabinet reshuffle is not the solution at hand .

Also, the UNP believes that it is too early for a Cabinet reshuffle.(Kelum Bandara)

  Comments - 4

  • sathees Wednesday, 29 March 2017 04:18 PM

    Ravi should go! he is responsible for all the confusion.

    Blair Wednesday, 29 March 2017 10:58 AM

    Mr.President its' high time you get a set with integrity, experience, and a global vision. Better do it sooner.

    DING DONG Wednesday, 29 March 2017 01:20 PM

    WAIT. TISSA IS ON THE WAY via DM Android App

    lkboy Wednesday, 29 March 2017 03:52 PM

    Yeah its not only Ravi, but A. Mahendran also.


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