The following two new Cabinet Ministers and five State Ministers were sworn in by President Maithripala Sirisena this morning (Nov 8).
1. Hon Susil Premajayantha – Minister of Public Administration, Home Affairs and Justice
2. Hon Bandula Gunawardena – Minister of International Trade Investment Promotion
3. Hon. Anura Priyadarshana Yapa – State Minister of Finance
4. Hon. C.B. Rathnayake – State Minister of Transport
5. Hon. Lakshman Wasantha Perera – State Minister of International Trade and Investment Promotion
6. Hon. S.M. Chandrasena – State Minister of Social Empowerment
7. Hon. Salinda Dissanayake: State Minister of Indigenous Medicine