Dec 17, 2016

Likely change within govt. - President

After January 8th there will be a special change in the government, President Maithripala Sirisena had told a group of senior ministers, it was reported in a weekend newspaper.

It is expected that there will be definite changes within the cabinet, it was reported. The senior minister had said that although the President had mentioned about impending changes he had not indicated to them what the changes would be.

However, it is reported that the western diplomatic missions are on the alert regarding the impending developments, it is reported.