Gazette issued bringing Lotteries Board back under Finance Ministry

However following Karunanayake’s resignation from his Ministerial post recently, a decision has been taken to revert the National Lotteries Board to the Finance Ministry. (Colombo Gazette) A Special Gazette notice has been issued bringing the National Lotteries Board back under the Finance Ministry.The National Lotteries Board was initially under the Finance Ministry but former Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake had wanted the National Lotteries Board under the Foreign Ministry when he was appointed Foreign Minister.