Oct 29, 2018

Amaraweera to retain Agriculture Ministry

President Maithripala Sirisena has said that the Agriculture Ministry would remain with MP Mahinda Amaraweera.

The President made this statement at addressing the National Wap festival at Sandagirigoda, Tissamaharamaya this morning (29).

Mahinda Amaraweera was the Agriculture Minister under the previous government as well and held a Cabinet ministerial post.

The President further assured that in the new government under Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, prominence would be given to agriculture.