List of Chief Ministers of Northern Province

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Chief Minister of Northern Province
வட மாகாண முதலமைச்சர்
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C. V. Vigneswaran.jpg
C. V. Vigneswaran

since 7 October 2013
Board of Ministers of the Northern Province
Style The Honourable
Member of Northern Provincial Council
Appointer G. A. Chandrasiri
Term length 5 years
Precursor Chief Minister of the North Eastern Province
Formation 1 January 2007
First holder C. V. Vigneswaran
Website Northern Provincial Council

The Chief Minister of the Northern Province, Sri Lanka is the elected head of local government at the provincial level, and is vested with most of the executive powers. The Governor is the head of the executive branch of the provincial government. The Governor appoints the Chief Minister from political party or coalition commanding a majority in the Northern Provincial Council.

Chief Ministers[edit]

No. Name Party Took Office Left Office
None Direct rule from central government 1 January 2007 7 October 2013
1   C. V. Vigneswaran Tamil National Alliance 7 October 2013 Present

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