It is with this intention that he was adjudged the outstanding young person of Sri Lanka contributing to media at the 2016 Junior Chamber International Sri Lanka.
That is despite his not having involved in any media activity for the past four years, the sources say.
Previous winner of the award is MTV channel head Chevaan Daniel.
When Susara was the Sirasa channel head, he introduced the much popular Sirasa Lakshapathi, Sirasa Kumariya, Sirasa Super Star, Subhasiri, Mangala Sihina and Sirasa Vesak zone programmes.
He is said to be close to president Maithripala Sirisena.