Cabinet Sub-Committee for 74th Independence Day
By Thameenah Razeek
The Cabinet of Ministers has decided to form a sub-committee to oversee the planning of the 74th Independence Day celebrations, which will take place on 4 February 2022. The sub-committee will be chaired by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
Premier Mahinda Rajapaksa, Minister of Foreign Affairs Prof. G.L. Peiris, Education Minister Dinesh Gunawardena, Power Minister Gamini Lokuge, Minister of Public Services, Provincial Councils and Local Government Janaka Bandara Thennakoon, Health Minister Keheliya Rambukwella, Minister of Irrigation and the State Minister of Home Affairs Chamal Rajapaksa, Minister of Mass Media Dullas Alahapperuma, Minister of Finance Basil Rajapaksa and Minister of Water Supply Vasudeva Nanayakkara will be the members of the sub-committee.