Veteran Media Personnel Mohan Samaranayake assumes office as Chairman of the Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation.
Minister Keheliya Rambukwella made the appointment on the instructions of the President. Mr. Samaranayake becomes the 17th Chairman of the Corporation. He assumed duties this morning amidst a warm reception accorded by the staff. Media Secretary W.B. Ganegala was also present. Mr. Samaranayake commenced his career as a Journalist. He was also the News Director of the SLBC. He has held several designations in the Rupavahini Corporation and has also served as the National Information Officer of the UN Information Centre in Colombo.