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The celebration for the 40th anniversary of Sri Lanka Press Council Code of Ethics
The celebration for the 40th anniversary of Sri Lanka Press Council Code of Ethics was held on 14.10.2021 at the Auditorium of Department of Government Information, Via Zoom with the participation of Honourable Minister Dullas Alahapperuma. The secretary to the Ministry of Mass Media Jagath P. Wijeweera, Additional Director General of the Government Information Department Milinda Rajapaksa, Emeritus Professor Sunanda Mahendra, Postmaster General Ranjith Ariyaratne and the Board of Directors of Sri Lanka Press Council attended for the occasion. The Guest speeches were delivered by Veteran Journalist Ariyananda Dombagahawatta and Attorney-at-Law K.W. Janaranjana. The website of Sri Lanka Press Council was launched with a new facet. A special commemorative cover and a stamp was issued celebrating the anniversary. The Chairman of Sri Lanka Press Council, Senior Lecturer Mahinda Pathirana and Press Commissioner Niroshana Thambawita also made their comments during the occasion.