Cabraal to resign from Parliament to take up CBSL Governor position

Cabraal to resign from Parliament to take up CBSL Governor position

Cabraal to resign from Parliament to take up CBSL Governor position

Written by Zulfick Farzan

11 Sep, 2021 | 11:39 am

COLOMBO (News 1st); State Minister Ajith Nivard Cabraal said he will cease to be a member of Parliament from Monday (13).

The State Minister said he would resign from Parliament in order to take up the post of Governor of the Central Bank following the premature retirement of Professor W. D. Lakshman on Friday (10).

Returning to his previous position, under the Mahinda Rajapaksa administration, Ajith Nivard Cabraal was the twelfth Governor, assuming duties in July 2006 and vacating his position in January 2015.

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