Uva and NW provinces: Governors swapped

Governor of the North Western Province A.J.M. Muzammil has taken oaths as the new Governor of the Uva Province.

The governorship of the Uva Province was previously held by D.C. Raja Collure.

Accordingly, Collure has been sworn in as Governor of the North Western Province, the post held by Muzammil.

Both governors were sworn into their new positions before President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat last evening (31 August).