List of Chief Ministers of Northern Province

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Chief Minister of Northern Province
வட மாகாண முதலமைச்சர்
Flag of the Northern Province.svg

since 23 October 2018
Board of Ministers of the Northern Province
StyleThe Honourable
Member ofNorthern Provincial Council
AppointerG. A. Chandrasiri
PrecursorChief Minister of the North Eastern Province
Inaugural holderC. V. Vigneswaran
Formation1 January 2007
WebsiteNorthern Province Chief Minister's Office

The Chief Minister of Northern Province, Sri Lanka is the head of the provincial board of ministers, a body which aids and advises the governor, the head of the provincial government, in the exercise of his executive power.[1] The governor appoints as chief minister the member of the Northern Provincial Council who, in his opinion, commands the support of a majority of that council.[1]

Chief ministers[edit]

  Illankai Tamil Arasu Kachchi

No. Name Portrait Party Took office Left office Refs
Vacant [N 1] 1 January 2007 7 October 2013
1 C. V. Vigneswaran C. V. Vigneswaran.jpg Illankai Tamil Arasu Kachchi 7 October 2013 23 October 2018 [2][3][4][5][6]
Vacant [N 2] 23 October 2018


  1. ^ Governed directly by the Central government
  2. ^ Governed directly by the Central government


  • "Sri Lankan Provinces from 1988".

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