May 14 – 20

The White-Vanning Ordeal Of Journalist-Activist Poddala Jayantha

By
D.B.S.Jeyaraj

PD MR GR SF FB TW WP

Well-known Sri Lankan Journalist – activist Poddala Jayantha was in the news last week when he sent a letter to the Director-General of Information Dr. Ranga Kalansuriya who is also the Secretary to the Cabinet Sub Committee on granting measures of relief to media persons who were subjected to various types of harassment and oppression during the period 2005 – 2015. Media reports said that copies of the letter had also been sent to the respective cabinet ministers serving in the cabinet sub – committee. [DBSJ]