The Government Information Department is holding seminars island-wide to increase media awareness in school children.
The Kurunegala District seminar of the series held by the Government Information Department was conducted in Wariyapola. The Director General of Information Prof. Ariyaratne Athugala, Information Director Wasathapriya Ekanayake, Senior Lecturer Attanayake M. Herath and Dr. Praneeth Abeysundera addressed the seminar. Text books were also donated to schools in the area. A special felicitation award was presented to Prof. Ariyaratne Athugala for the service rendered by him to improve knowledge of media.