Cabraal given Cabinet status
Central Bank Governor Ajith Nivard Cabraal has been given a Cabinet-status, according to Sri Lanka’s Table of Precedence issued in October. Accordingly, the CBSL Governor is ranked 5th in the list along with the ranks of Opposition Leader, Cabinet Ministers and Field Marshal.
Earlier, the CBSL Governor was ranked 20th in the Table of Precedence. Cabraal who was the State Minister of Money and Capital Markets and State Enterprise Reform from August 2020, resigned from the post in September 2021 to take over the CBSL Governor post.