28 January, 2021

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Sri Lankan Cabinet Now 97-Strong

The Sri Lankan Cabinet, one of the largest among democracies, has been expanded to reward a few more who have exceeded the expectations of President Mahinda Rajapaksa. The Cabinet of Ministers is now 67 strong, including the President; Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne; and 10 senior Ministers. Another 28 are Deputy Ministers and two have been named under a new category, ‘Project Ministers’. This takes the total number of Ministers in the 225-member Parliament to 97.

Read more in the Hindu

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    On top of so many incompetent ministers in place there is only “Too many cooks spoil the soup”.

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    COME ON M.R THREE MORE TO GO ! YOU CAN DO IT. LIKE OUR WOMEN CRICKETERS A LAST BALL SIX IS ALL THAT IS NEEDED ! DONT LET THE SIDE DOWN !! JAYASHRI !!

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