President Gotabaya Rajapaksa handed over letters of appointment to new Secretaries to 25 Cabinet Ministries at the Presidential Secretariat today .

They are:

W.M.D.J. Fernando

Cabinet Secretary

R.W.R. Pemasiri

Ministry of Highways

S.R. Attygalle

Ministry of Finance

J.J. Rathnasiri

Ministry of Public Services, Provincial Councils and Local Government

Jagath P. Wijeweera

Ministry of Mass Media

Ravindra Hewawitharana

Ministry of Plantation

D.M. Anura Dissanayake

Ministry of Irrigation

W.A. Chulananda Perera

Ministry of Industries

Ms. Wasantha Perera

Ministry of Power

S. Hettiarachchi

Ministry of Tourism

R.A.A.K. Ranawaka

Ministry of Lands

M.P.D.U.K. Mapa Pathirana

Ministry of Labour

Ms. R.M.I. Rathnayake

Ministry of Fisheries

Major General (Retd.) Kamal Gunaratne

Ministry of Defence

M. K.B. Harischandra

Ministry of Wildlife and Forest Conservation

N.B. Monti Ranatunga

Ministry of Transport

Dr. Priyath Bandu Wickrama

Ministry of Water Supply

Ms. J.M.B. Jayawardene

Ministry of Trade

Major General Sanjeewa Munasinghe

Ministry of Health

Major General (Retd.) A.K. Sumedha Perera

Ministry of Agriculture

Anuradha Wijekoon

Ministry of Youth and Sports

Ms. K.D.R. Olga

Ministry of Energy

Admiral (Retd.) Jayanath Colombage

Ministry of Foreign Relations

Dr. Anil Jasinghe

Ministry of Environment

Prof. Kapila Perera

Ministry of Education

Sirinimal Perera

Ministry of Urban Development and Housing

Former DGHS Dr. Anil Jasinghe , Secretary to Ministry of Environment 
Admiral (Retd.) Jayanath Colombage, Foreign Secretary 
S.R. Attygalle, Secretary Finance Ministry 
Major General (Retd.) Kamal Gunaratne, Defence Secretary