Ash-Sheikh M.I.M. Rizwie Mufthi was appointed as the President of the All Ceylon Jamiyyathul Ulama (ACJU) during the Central Committee meeting which was held on July 24, 2016 the Grand Jumu’ah Mosque in Kandy.

As per the ACJU’s Constitution the Executive Committee Members have to be selected once in three years at the central committee meeting held.

ln the Selection Ash-sheikh S.L. Nawfer was assigned as the Temporary president, while Ash-Sheikh A.L.M. Rila and Ash-sheikh M.L.M. tlyas were assigned as Assistants to him to monitor the selection duties.