Ministerial portfolios of 08 ministries have undergone changes in today’s (16) Cabinet reshuffle.
Pavithra Wanniarachchi, whose conduct as Health minister has been widely criticised for months, has been replaced by the former media minister – Keheliya Rambukwella.
Meanwhile, the Minister of Youths and Sports has also been appointed as Minister of Development Coordination and Supervision minister.
The new ministerial portfolios are as follows :
Prof G.L Peiris – Foreign minister
Dallas Alahapperuma – Media minister
Dinesh Gunawardena – Education minister
Keheliya Rambukwella – Health minister
Pavithra Wanniarachchi – Transport minister
Gamini Lokuge – Power & Energy minister
Namal Rajapaksa – Youth Affairs & Sports Minister and Minister of Development Coordination and Supervision minister