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Ravindra Samaraweera

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President  Maithripala Sirisena
Party  United National Party
Role  Politician
President  Chandrika Kumaratunge
Name  Ravindra Samaraweera

Ravindra Samaraweera Ravindra Samaraweera as Acting Chief Minister of Uva Province

Political party  United National Party
Prime Minister  Ranil Wickremesinghe
Prime Minister  Ranil Wickremesinghe
Other political affiliations  United National Front

INSIGHT | EP 98 : Ravindra Samaraweera

Ravindra Samaraweera (or Ravi Samaraweera) is a Sri Lankan politician, the current state minister of Labor and Trade Union Relations member of the Parliament of Sri Lanka.

Born to a leading political family in the Uva province Samaraweera is the long time United National Party organizer of the Walimada seat and leader of the Badulla District. He was a Deputy minister in the Ranasinghe Premadasa Cabinet and later a Project minister in the 2001 Ranil Wickramasinghe Government. In 2015 Samaraweera was appointed as minister in the Uva Provincial Council Under Harin Fernando. Samaraweera was also appointed the acting Chief Minister of Uva Province few times in the year 2015.

Samaraweera was elected to Parliament in 2015 after his party United National Party won the election to form a government.


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