New Cabinet appointments have been made by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa this morning.
Leader of the EPDP Douglas Devananda has been appointed as the Minister of Fisheries and Bandula Gunawardena has taken oaths as the new Minister for Transport, Highways and Mass Media.
Keheliya Rambukwella has been appointed as the Cabinet Minister for Water supply.
Mahinda Amaraweera has taken oaths as the Minister for Agriculture, Wildlife & Forest Conservation while Ramesh Pathirana has been named the new Minister of Industries.
Meanwhile, Vidura Wickramanayaka is the new Minister of Buddhasasana, Religious and Cultural Affairs and Ahamed Nazeer has been named the Minister of Environment while Roshan Ranasinghe is the new Minister of Irrigation as well as Sports and Youth Affairs.