Chamal Rajapaksa was appointed as the new Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine today.
He replaced Dr. Rajitha Senaratne who held the post before the old cabinet was removed by the President.
Meanwhile, Mrs Vasantha Perera, a senior administrative officer was appointed as the new Secretary of the Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine.
She received her appointment letter from President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat this afternoon. (Colombo Gazette)