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
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
Precursor Chief Minister of the North Eastern Province
Inaugural holder C. V. Vigneswaran
Formation 1 January 2007
Website Northern 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 advices 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] The current chief minister is C. V. Vigneswaran.

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 [2][3][4][5][6]


  1. ^ Governed directly by the Central government


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