Wimal Weerawansa and Udaya Gammanpila have been sacked from their Ministerial portfolios.
The decision was reached by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa according to powers vested in him through the Constitution.
The President’s Media Division issuing a statement confirmed the decision.
MP Gammanpila held the post of Minister of Energy while Parliamentarian Wimal Weerawansa held the post of Minister of Industries previously.
Minister Gamini Lokuge, who previously held the post of Minister of Power, was this evening appointed as the new Minister of Energy.