Ranil Wickremesinghe, MP (Sinhala: රනිල් වික්රමසිංහ, Tamil: ரணில் விக்ரமசிங்க; born 24 March 1949) is a Sri Lankan politician who is the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka since 12 May 2022. He was Prime Minister before from 1993 to 1994, 2001 to 2004 and 2015 to 2019.
Before, he was Prime Minister of Sri Lanka two times, from 7 May 1993 to 19 August 1994 and from 9 December 2001 to 6 April 2004. A member of the United National Party he was nominated as party leader in November 1994. He is also the leader of the United National Front having been nominated head of the organization in October 2009.
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- "RANIL SWORN IN AS PM - Top Story | Daily Mirror". www.dailymirror.lk. Retrieved 2022-05-12.
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- Previously known as the United National Front