Asanga Jayalath, an expert in the field of advertising, has been appointed as the new Director General of Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC).
The appointment was made by Mass Media Minister Bandula Gunawardana.
A master’s graduate in Business Management, Jayalath is an advertisement designer in the digital age as well as an activist in the field of social media.
Jayalath, who has worked as a Media Coordinating Secretary in several ministries including the Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Education and Higher Education, has contributed to the advertising affairs of a number of leading business organizations in Sri Lanka.
He is also the editor of the cia.lk website and has gained experience by participating in training programmes and workshops that have been held in many countries about social media activities.
Congratulating Asanga Jayalath on his new appointment, former SLRC Director General Ajantha Senaviratne has posted the following post on his Facebook page.