In a sudden change the former Governor of the NP, Reginold Cooray was again sworn in as the Governor of North again. He was sworn in as the Governor of the North before the President Maithripala Sirisena.
Reginold Cooray who had served as Minister in the Central Government took over as the Governor of the NP on14th February 2016.Under transfer list of Governors, he was appointed as the Governor of the Central and he was sworn in, the day before yesterday before the State Leader.
In a sudden move yesterday morning he was in sworn in again as the Northern Governor before the President.
It was tipped earlier that S.Logeswaran will be appointed as the first ever Tamil Governor for the Northern Province. On the contrary, he had been appointed as Governor of the North Western Province