A gazette notice has been issued on the resignation of Muslim Ministers, State Ministers and a Deputy Minister.
The gazette notice notes that Rauff Hakeem, Rishad Barthiudeen, Kabir Hashim and Abdul Haleem had resigned as Ministers in the cabinet.
According to the gazette notice Hakeem, Barthiudeen and Haleem have resigned with effect from June 3rd while Hashim has resigned with effect from June 4th.
The gazette also notes that the State Ministers have resigned their officers under Article 46(3)(b) of the Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, with effect from June 03, 2019.
The State Ministers who resigned are Mohomed Casim, Mohamed Harees, Ameer Ali and Ali Zahir Moulana
The gazette notice also says that Abdullah Maharoof Mohammadu Mohammadu resigned from his office under Article 46(3)(b) of the Constitution with effect from June 03, 2019.