Dec 16, 2018

Ranil sworn in as PM

UNP leader - Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn in as Prime Minister of Sri Lanka before President Maithripala Siripala a short while ago.

Several senior MPs of the UNP attended the ceremony held at Temple Trees.

In 2015 Mr. Wickremesinghe became the candidate securing the highest number of preferential votes at a General election in Sri Lankan election history after securing 500,566 preferential votes.

He has also become the individual who has held the premiership for the most number of times.

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