Six new Governors take oath before the President

2019-11-21 at 10:15

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed six new Governors.

The new Provincial Governors were sworn in before the Head of State this morning.

Accordingly Dr. Seetha Arambepola took oath as the Governor of the Western Province, Lalith U. Gamage was sworn in as the Governor of the Central Province, whilst Raja Kollure took oath as the new Uva Province Governor.

Additionally Professor Willy Gamage was appointed Governor of the Southern Province, A.J.M Muzammil took oath as the North-Western Province Governor and Tikiri Kobbekaduwa was appointed Governor of the Sabaragamuwa Province.

The Presidential Secretariat informed all Provincial Governors to resign last evening.