Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran took oaths before President Mahinda Rajapaksa for his ministry portfolios a short while ago, Media Spokesman to the President Mohan Samaranayake said.
North Province Finance and Planning, Law and Peace, Land and Road Development, Electricity, Housing and Development , Water supply , Co-operative Development, Social Services and Rehabilitation, Women Affairs, Industries and Enterprise Development, Tourist, District Management and Provincial Councils, Management, Food Supply and Distribution were all assigned to Wigneswaran.
SLFP General Secretary Minister Maithripala Sirisena, and Ministers Nimal Siripala de Silva, Susil Premajayantha, Dallas Alahapperuma, Anura Priyadharshana Yapa, Northern Province Governor Maj. Gen. (Rtd) G. A. Chandrasiri and Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Parliamentarian M. A. Sumanthiran participated at the ceremony. (Chaturanga Pradeep-DM Online)
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