Minister of Agriculture P. Aingaranesan resigns

Published: 12:06 GMT, Jun 17, 2017 |

Minister of Agriculture of the Northern Provincial Council P. Aingaranesan has submitted his letter of resignation today (June 17).

The Chief Minister of the Northern Province C.V. Wigneswaran had requested Ministers P. Aingaranesan and T. Kurugularajah to submit their letter of resignation by 12 p.m on Thursday.

Minister of Education T. Kurugularajah remains in his position.

Minister of Fisheries Deniswaran and Minister of Health Sathiyalingam, though they were not found guilty of allegations but were requested to go on one-month-leave, have also remain the same.

Meanwhile, Leader of the TNA R. Sampanthan has called on the Chief Minister to retrieve his demands on Ministers of Fisheries and Health.