Aug 18, 2018

‘Mang Kelin Minihek’ to be banned?

There is an attempt to ban a stage drama of creative young dramatist - Asanka Sayakkara, ‘Sri Lanka Mirror’ learns from sources at the ministry of Cultural Affairs.

Asanka’s stage drama - ‘Mang Kelin Minihek’, which directly addresses issues regarding to sexuality, was initially given the Performance Board approval to be staged under the ‘Adults only’ label.

However, authorities are mulling over the above decision over the strong criticism arisen over certain scenes of being published on social media.