Accordingly, former general secretary Akila Viraj Kariyawasam has been appointed as the assistant leader while Palitha Range Bandara has been appointed as the new general secretary. Former minister Vajira Abeywardena has been appointed as the chairman and ASM Misbah has been appointed as the treasurer.
D. M. Swaminathan and Arjuna Ranatunga have been appointed as the senior vice chairmen of the UNP while Daya Gamage, Sagala Ratnayake, and Sunethra Ranasinghe have been appointed as vice chairmen.
Navin Dissanayake will retain his role as the national organiser of the UNP.
Meanwhile, Nalaka Kolonne has been appointed as the deputy secretary general of the UNP.
The Working Committee also approved the appointment of Dr. Karunasena Kodithuwakku as the head of the policy and research division.
Sandith Samarasinghe has been appointed as the secretary of the Committee on International Affairs and Local Government.