Decision to reshuffle Cabinet to be taken tomorrow: Rajitha
Cabinet co-spokesperson, Minister Rajitha Senaratne says a Cabinet reshuffle will take place next week. The decision to reshuffle the Cabinet will be taken tomorrow, he further stated.
He said this during the weekly cabinet briefing held in Colombo today (Thursday)
he said that the two main constituents of the government decided to go ahead with the 2015 mandate of the unity government whilst agreeing to a cabinet reshuffle.
The current crisis was triggered in the aftermath of last week’s local government elections which saw the UNP only securing 33 percent of the vote and the SLFP together with the UPFA 13 percent of the overall vote.