Acting Ministers have been appointed to replace the Muslim Ministers who resigned from their posts last week.
The President’s office said that State Minister of City Planning and Water Supply Lucky Jayawardena was appointed as the Acting Minister of City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education.
Deputy Minister of Industries and Commerce Buddhika Pathirana was appointed as the Acting Minister of Industry, Commerce, Resettlement of Protracted Displaced Persons, Cooperative Development, Skills Development and Vocational Training.
Deputy Minister of Petroleum Resources Development Anoma Gamage was appointed as Acting Minister of Highways, Road Development & Petroleum Resources Development. (Colombo Gazette)