New Cabinet: Johnston Fernando appointed Minister of Road Development
Johnston Fernando was appointed the Cabinet Minister of Road Development earlier today (12).
He was able to secure a seat at the ninth Parliament contesting under the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna from the Kurunegala District.
Within the interim Cabinet of Ministers in place since November 2019, he held the position of the Minister of Roads, Highways, Ports & Shipping.
Accordingly, the institutions under his purview will include:
Road Development Authority and its subsidiaries and affiliates