Douglas assumes duties as Fisheries Minister


Fisheries Minister Douglas Devananda assumed duties at the Fisheries Ministry in Maligawatta, Colombo yesterday (23) at the auspicious time of 10:30 a.m. after being sworn in before President Gotabaya Rajapaksa. Fisheries Ministry Secretary Indu Ratnayake, Director General of Fisheries Department Susantha Kahawatta, and officials of the Ministry and other relevant institutions were also present. Minister Devananda also instructed the relevant officials to expedite the fisheries sector development projects which he inaugurated in the past.