The board has also named four reserve players who will travel with the team.
Sri Lanka lost 13 out of the 14 matches in Malinga's captaincy.
There were also reports of the internal squabble in the team and Karunaratne’s appointment might have come as a middle path to pacify sentiments.
Even though every team would want to finish in the top four, it is surely not possible. On that note, here is where each of the ten teams might end up at the close of the league stage.
Lasith Malinga picked up 7/49 against Kandya while leading Galle on Thursday.
He was charged under similar offences by Emirates Cricket Board in November last year.
Malinga played for MI in the IPL game against CSK on Wednesday.
Sri Lanka all-rounder to face rough phase ahead of World Cup.
According to the reports, the driver of the three-wheeler was admitted to the National Hospital in Colombo.
All the major stats and numbers from the final T20I between Sri Lanka Women and England Women.