Oct 14, 2021

Wasanthapriya Ramanayake bids adieu

Wasanthapriya Ramanayake, a former Director of the Government Information Department, senior journalist and political columnist, has passed away.

He was 67 years of age.

Mr. Ramanayake, who entered the media field as a staff writer for 'Peramaga' Magazine later worked as the Editor-in-Chief of the  'Desathiya' magazine.

He also worked as the Media Director of former President Maithripala Sirisena and a former Chairman of Lake House.

He is also the founder of the Asian Media and Cultural Association (AMCA).