PM sworn-in as Social Empowerment Minister

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Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa was sworn in as the Minister of Social Empowerment and Estate Infrastructure Development, the portfolio previously held by late Minister Arumugam Thondaman.

The Prime Minister was sworn-in before President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat today.

With the demise of Minister Thondaman, the ministerial portfolio fell vacant.

Secretary to the President, Dr. P.B. Jayasundera was also present on the occasion.

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  • CITIZEN Monday, 01 June 2020 12:47 PM

    ONE MORE MINISTRY TO THE FAMILY KITTY

    Sa Monday, 01 June 2020 02:33 PM

    1000/-RS. FOR ESTATE WORKERS ARE APPROVED. BUT PAYS ON AUGUST MONTH ONLY.. OUT COME ??????

    Anthony Monday, 01 June 2020 02:35 PM

    ITS BETTER TO DIVIDE ALL THE MINISTRIES BETWEEN THE FAMILY GR/MR/CR/BR/NR/YR/THEIR WIVES /NEPHEWS AND NIECES. SHAME ON OUR SRI LANKAN POLITICIANS WHO PLAY A BLIND EYE TO ALL THIS,

    anthony Monday, 01 June 2020 02:38 PM

    SLPP Should be changed to Rajapaksalage Peramuna

    Chux Monday, 01 June 2020 03:12 PM

    No one was ever in the world power hungry like this man

    Johan Monday, 01 June 2020 04:14 PM

    Podi Aiya will ask Malli will pass.Loku Aiya will ask Malli will approve.American Aiya will demand Yes for everything. Jayawewa SLPP

    Mera Mulana Monday, 01 June 2020 04:19 PM

    Minister of all . Responsible for none.

    Muraly Monday, 01 June 2020 04:49 PM

    This will be the end of poor estate workers and Indian tamils.

    PANTHA KUMARA Monday, 01 June 2020 07:10 PM

    Family business continues. They will come up with a new story to justify this appointment.

    Joshua Monday, 01 June 2020 08:56 PM

    Ha has haa...hoping together some tamil votes. Family business expands.

    silva hamu Monday, 01 June 2020 11:13 PM

    what a joke this guy can hardly walk now. Tummy is full entire family will rule again after elections.

    Lion Tuesday, 02 June 2020 06:28 AM

    Please fallow the path of thonda your batch is waiting to meet you there

    ANTON Tuesday, 02 June 2020 07:21 AM

    LAST SUPPER OF ARUMUGAM THONDAMAN IS SAME OF JESUS HE IS BETRAYED BY HIS OWN FAMILY

    Buddhist Tuesday, 02 June 2020 07:43 AM

    As per Pohottuwa Parliament is dead how can there be another minister? Mahinda is in Pohottuwa, how can he even be considered a member of the Parliament as per the constitution as Pohottuwa was not a party that contested the last election?


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