Six UNP MPs will take oaths as deputy ministers on Monday (11). Accordingly, a number of UNP backbenchers will be appointed as deputy ministers.
It is reported that six deputy ministers are to be appointed to the Ministry of Public Administration, Management , Law and Order, Infrastructure & Community Development, Industry and Commerce, Megapolis and Western Development and ministry of Tourism Development.
The Prime Minister has already selected the respective MPs on the recommendation of UNP General Secretary Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam. However, who have not yet been announced.