off to New York
President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga leaves today for New
York to attend the UN General Assembly sessions.
President will be accompanied by Ministers DEW Gunasekera, Pavithra
Wanniaarachchi, Deputy Minister Mahinda Amaraweera and CWC leader
Arumugam Thondaman. Only state media representatives will be in
New York to cover President Kumaratunga’s visit.
media team comprises Nishantha Ranatunga, Director-General/Rupavahini,
Sangeeth Kalubowila, Director News/ Rupavahini, Lalith Premachandra,
Video Cameraman/Rupavahini, Hudson Samarasinghe, Chairman/SLBC,
Jayatilake De Silva, Editor/Sunday Observer, Udeni Jayawardene,
Photographer/President's Office, Lucien Rajakarunanayake, Journalist,
Eric Fernando, Director-General/President's Media and Policy Research