Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa is to be sworn in as the Prime Minister of the caretaker government of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, and Mr. Gamini Senarath has been nominated to be appointed as Secretary to the Prime Minister, reports revealed.
Mr. Gamini Senarath has been in a stance to seek no post in the caretaker government but has agreed to it due to a strong request made upon him, reports further disclosed.
The Sri Lanka Administrative Service Association has also asked Senarath to accept the position showing that he is the most suitable person for the post.
Senarath, who is highly qualified in the Administrative Service, served as the Chief of Staff of the Mahinda Rajapaksa Government and is a close and trusted official of Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa.
He has already been acquitted of the charges leveled against him by the good governance government, therefore, no allegations of corruption can be leveled against him at this point.
The Prime Minister and the Cabinet of of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's caretaker government are to take oaths today.