Newly appointed Governors for five provincial councils were sworn in before President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat today (04).
Accordingly, the new set of appointments are as follows :
Mr. Azad Sally– Western Province
Mr. Satendra Maithri Gunaratne- Central Province
Mr. Sarath Ekanayake- North Central Province
Mr. Peshala Jayarathna Bandara- North Western Province
Mr. M. L. A. M. Hizbullah- Eastern Province
President Maithripala Sirisena had earlier requested the previous Provincial Governors to submit their resignation by the end of 201.