Sep 14, 2018

2 presidential representatives for SLRC, ITN

Two representatives of the president have been named for the state media institutes - Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) and the Independent Television Network Ltd. (ITN).

Former assistant secretary of SLC - Ravin Wickramaratne and Buddhini Ramanayake have been appointed as presidential representatives for the SLRC and ITN respectively.

The decision was taken after a special meeting held with the president yesterday morning (13).

The meeting was attended by minister of media - Mangala Samaraweera, deputy minister - Lasantha Alagiyawanna, Information Dept DG - Attorney-At-Law Sudarshana Gunawardena, Chairman of Lake House - Krishantha Cooray, SLRC chairperson - Inoka Sathyanganie, ITN chairperson - Thilaka Jayasundara - SLBC Chairman - S. Farooq as well as several bigwigs of state media news sections.

Mr. Wickramaratne is currently working at Mobitel as the General Manager - Marketing Communication with over 30 years of experience in administration,marketing and management.having bachelors in business administration,member chartered institute of marketing UK and member chartered institute of Public relations UK. He had previously worked at Ceylon Tobacco, State Timber Corporation and Seylan Bank prior joining Mobitel.