Nivard Cabraal, Advisor to FinMin, on Sri Lanka Podujana Party list
ECONOMYNEXT – Senior Advisor to Finance Minister Nivard Cabraal has signed nominations papers to be on the national list of the Sri Lanka Podujana Party.
Cabraal headed Sri Lanka’s Central Bank as Governor till the end of 2014, and resigned when the then administration left office.
Sri Lanka is due to hold general elections on the last week of April.
There has been calls by some opposition politicians to call of the election amid an outbreak of Coronavirus.
Sri Lanka’s elections commission has asked those submitting nominations not to come with crowds of supporters. (Colombo/Mar19/2020)