Presidential Secretariat of Sri Lanka

State Ministers

Name Portfolio
1. Hon. Chamal Rajapaksa, M.P. State Minister of National Security and
Disaster Management
State Minister of Home Affairs
2. Hon. Susil Premajayanth, M.P. State Minister of Education Reforms, Open Universities &
Distance Learning Promotion
3. Hon. Piyankara Jayarathne, M.P. State Minister of Foreign Employment Promotion and
Market Diversification
4. Hon. Duminda Dissanayaka, M.P. State Minister of Solar Power, Wind and Hydro Power
Generation Projects Development
5. Hon. Dayasiri Jayasekara, M.P. State Minister of Batik, Handloom and
Local Apparel Products
6. Hon. Lasantha Alagiyawanna, M.P. State Minister of Cooperative Services, Marketing Development
and Consumer Protection
7. Hon. Sudarshini Fernandopulle, M.P. State Minister of Primary Health Care, Epidemics
and COVID Disease Control
8. Hon. Arundika Fernando, M.P. State Minister of Coconut, Kithul and Palmyrah Cultivation
Promotion and Related Industrial Product Manufacturing &
Export Diversification
9. Hon. Nimal Lanza, M.P. State Minister of Rural Roads and
other Infrastructure
10. Hon. Jayantha Samaraweera, M.P. State Minister of Warehouse Facilities, Container Yards,
Port Supply Facilities and Boats and
Shipping Industry Development
11. Hon. Roshan Ranasinghe, M.P. State Minister of Provincial Councils &
Local Government
12. Hon. Kanaka Herath, M.P. State Minister of Company Estate Reforms, Tea
and Rubber Estates Related Crops Cultivation
and Factories Modernization and Tea and
Rubber Export Promotion
13. Hon. Vidura Wikramanayaka, M.P. State Minister of National Heritage, Performing Arts
and Rural Arts Promotion
14. Hon. Janaka Wakkumbura, M.P. State Minister of Development of Minor Crops Plantation including
Sugarcane, Maize, Cashew, Pepper, Cinnamon,
Cloves, Betel Related Industries
and Export Promotion
15. Hon. Vijitha Berugoda, M.P. State Minister of Dhamma Schools, Pirivenas
and Bhikkhu Education
16. Hon. Shehan Semasinghe, M.P. State Minister of Samurdhi, Household Economy, Micro Finance,
Self Employment and Business Development
17. Hon. Mohan De Silva, M.P. State Minister of Production and Supply of Fertilizer and
Regulation of Chemical Fertilizer and
Insecticide Use
18. Hon. Lohan Rathwaththe, M.P State Minister of Gem & Jewelry
related Industries
 State Minister of Prison Management &
Prisoners’ Rehabilitation
19. Hon. Dilum Amunugama, M.P. State Minister of Vehicle Regulation, Bus Transport Services
and Train Compartments  and Motor  Car Industry
20. Hon. Wimalaweera Dissanayaka, M.P. State Minister of Wildlife Protection, Adoption of Safety
Measures including the Construction of Electrical Fences
and Trenches and Re-foreststation and
Forest Resource Development
21. Hon. Tharaka Balasuriya, M.P. State Minister of Regional Cooperation
22. Hon. Indika Anurudhdha, M.P. State Minister of Rural Housing and Construction &
Building Material Industries Promotion
23. Hon. Kanchana Wijesekera, M.P. State Minister of Ornamental Fish, Inland Fish &
Prawn Farming, Fishery Harbour Development,
Multiday Fishing Activities and
Fish Exports
24. Hon. Sanath Nishantha, M.P. State Minister of Rural and Divisional Drinking Water
Supply Projects Development
25. Hon. Siripala  Gamalath, M.P. State Minister of Canals and Common Infrastructure
Development in Settlements in
Mahaweli Zones
26. Hon. Anuradha Jayaratne, M.P. State Minister of Tanks, Reservoirs and Irrigation
Development related to Rural Paddy Fields
27. Hon. Sathasivam Viyalendiran, M.P. State Minister of Backward Rural Areas Development and
Promotion of Domestic Animal Husbandry &
Minor Economic Crop Cultivation
28. Hon. Thenuka Vidanagamage, M.P. State Minister of Rural and School Sports
Infrastructure Improvement
29. Hon. Sisira Jayakody, M.P. State Minister of Indigenous Medicine Promotion, Rural and
Ayurvedic Hospitals Development and
Community Health
30. Hon. Piyal Nishantha De Silva, M.P. State Minister of Women and Child Development, Pre-schools &
Primary Education, School Infrastructure  &
Education Services
31. Hon. Prasanna Ranaweera, M.P. State Minister of Rattan, Brass, Pottery, Furniture
and Rural Industrial Promotion
32. Hon. D.V. Chanaka, M.P. State Minister of Aviation and Export
Zones Development
33. Hon. D.B. Herath, M.P. State Minister of Livestock, Farm Promotion and Dairy &
Egg Related Industries
34. Hon. Shashindra Rajapaksa, M.P. State Minister of Paddy and Grains, Organic Food, Vegetables,
Fruits, Chillies, Onion and Potato Cultivation
Promotion, Seed Production and Advanced
Technology Agriculture
35. Hon. Nalaka Godahewa, M.P. State Minister of Urban Development, Coast Conservation,
Waste Disposal and Community Cleanliness
36. Hon. Jeevan Thondaman, M.P. State Minister of Estate Housing &
Community Infrastructure
37. Hon. Ajith Nivard Cabraal, M.P. State  State Minister of Money & Capital Market
and State Enterprise Reforms
38. Hon. Seetha Arambepola, M.P. State Minister of Skills Development, Vocational
Education, Research and Innovation
39. Hon. Channa Jayasumana, M.P. State Minister of Production, Supply and
Regulation of Pharmaceuticals