Jul 13, 2019

Minister who is trying to buy a TV channel for election campaign of wannabe president Featured

A group of businessmen who are close friends of a Cabinet Minister are said to be in negotiations to purchase a TV station which belongs to a former Cabinet Minister for Rs. 300 million, it is reported.

Among the companies trying to purchase the TV channel, is also a Chairman of a state institution.

It is reported that this chairman and a group of the current Cabinet Minister’s friends had held a meeting with the former minister last Wednesday (10) regarding the purchase of this TV channel.

However, it is also said that this TV channel had come under police scrutiny recently. The said TV channel is scheduled to be purchased for the election propaganda of the relevant cabinet minister who is aspiring to become the president, it is said.