Minister Rambukwella tells SLBC Chairman & Board to resign

Minister Rambukwella tells SLBC Chairman & Board to resign

According to the Morning, Minister of Mass Media Keheliya Rambukwella has instructed the Chairman of the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC) Jagath Wickramasinghe and the Board of Directors to resign with immediate effect.

According to the Media Minister, the decision has been taken as it is required to appoint a more vibrant Board of Directors to the SLBC, which consists of a mix of young individuals.

The resignation of the Chairman and Board does not imply that they will not be reappointed, he added.