Six new Governors were sworn in before President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat today (27).
Mr. H. M. G. S. Palihakkara – Governor of the Northern Province
Mr. Austin Fernando – Governor of the Eastern Province
Mr. Marshall Perera – Governor of the Sabaragamuwa Province
Ms. Surangani Eallawala – Governor of the Central Province
Mr. P. B. Dissanayake – Governor of the North Central Province
Mr. M. P. Jayasinghe – Governor of the Uva Province
Earlier, Mr K.C. Yogeswaran, Mrs. Amara Piyaseeli Ratnayake and Mr. Hemakumara Nanayakkara were sworn in as Governors of Western, North Western and Southern Provinces respectively.