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Cabraal sworn in as State Minister for Finance, Capital Market & State Enterprise Restructure

Former Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) Ajith Nivard Cabraal was sworn in as the new state minister for Finance, Capital Market, and State Enterprise Restructure.

The swearing-in ceremony of new Cabinet of Ministers and State Ministers commenced a short while ago, under the patronage of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

The new ministerial structure consisting 28 Ministries and 40 State Ministries was announced by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa through an extraordinary gazette notification.

Accordingly, two-state ministries were appointed under the Finance Ministry. They are the State Minister for Capital Market and State Enterprise Restructure, and the State Minister for Samurdhi, Domestic Economy, Self-Employment, and Project Development.