Law and peace Ministry that felt vacant due to Thilak Marapana's resignation to Sagala Rathnayaka


Government sources said that the post of the Law and Peace Ministry that fell vacant due to Thilak Marapana’s resignation would go to Minister Saagala Ratnayake.

Accordingly he will take oaths as Law and Peace Minister before the President most probably today.

Thilak Marapana who had served as the Law and Peace Minister resigned from that Ministry over the Avant Garde incident.

However Minister Sagala Ratnayake will serve as Southern Development Minister as well.