Information Dept: Milinda Rajapaksa appointed Addl DG
Milinda Rajapaksa, former Director of the National Media Centre for Development has been appointed as the Additional Director General of the Government Information Department. Minister of Mass Media and Information, Dullas Alahapperuma yesterday (21) handed over the letter of appointment. Rajapaksa holds a Bachelor's Degree in Management from the Wayamba University and a Postgraduate Degree in Development Media from the University of Miami in the US.
He has also worked as a United Nations Asia-Pacific Policy Analyst and as Head of the International Organisation for Parenthood's South Asia Region Youth Section. Since 2011, he has served as Acting Director of the National Youth Services Council and has co-chaired the World Youth Conference's International Preparatory Committee. Milinda Rajapaksa was a student of Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala (TR)