The vacant cabinet minister portfolios of the 6 Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) ministers have been filled by 4 ministers temporarily.
A complete cabinet reshuffle will take place after the Sinhala and Tamil New Year and these appointments are made till that period.
The ministers appointed today are as follows:
Sarath Amunugama – Minister of Skills Development and Vocational Training and Minister of Science, Technology and Research.
Ranjith Siyambalapitiya – Minister of Disaster Management.
Faiszer Musthapha – Minister of Sports.
Malik Samarawickrama – Minister of Social Empowerment, Welfare and Kandyan Heritage and Minister of Labour, Trade Union Relations.