Muslim ministers, who had resigned from their posts, have sworn in before President Maithripala Sirisena to their previous ministerial portfolios yesterday (29).
Accordingly, Rauf Hakeem was sworn in as Minister for City Planning, Water Supply and Higher Education.
Rishad Bathiudeen– Minister of Industry and Commerce, Resettlement of Protracted Displaced Persons, Co-operative Development, Vocational Training & Skills Development.
Ameer Ali– State Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Rural Economic Affairs.
Abdullah Maharouf– Deputy Minister of Ports and Shipping.
However,Ali Zahir Moulana,H.M Haris, andFaizal Cassimdid not accept any Ministerial portfolios.