United National Party (UNP) leader Ranil Wickremesinghe will take oaths tomorrow as Sri Lanka’s new Prime Minister, the UNP said today.
Wickremesinghe will take oaths before President Maithripala Sirisena.
Wickremesinghe topped the Colombo preferential votes list at the 2015 Parliamentary election with 500,566 votes.
He secured more votes than former President Mahinda Rajapaksa who had had received 423,529 votes in the Kurunegala District. (Colombo Gazette)