Jun 06, 2019

Basil starts E-canvassing: Maithri gets New Media director Featured

The Founder of the SLPP Basil Rajapaksa has placed greater trust on New Media and has commenced the party’s election campaigning through this media medium.

The campaign has been named the e-canvassing national operation.

The initial programme was launched last July and 17 centres have been established with one establishment per district.

New Media Director for Maithri

Meanwhile, President Maithripala Sirisena is said to have appointed a New Media Director to handle the upcoming election propaganda work and greater responsibility has been entrusted to him.

He is said to be currently looking into how best propaganda activities could be managed through New Media.

Ranil’s new media closed down by his sister

Meanwhile, the media reported that the Prime Minister’s digital media unit which was operating all this time had been shut and the keys to this unit had been taken away by the Prime Minister’s sister Shanika Wickremesinghe.