1919 – Government Information Centre has come of age. It has completed eight years. In view of this the ICT Agency of Sri Lanka organised a media briefing on Wednesday (24) at the Sri Lanka Telecom PLC head office at Lotus Road, Colombo 1. it was attended by a large number of media personnel and distinguished personalities. Telecommunication and Information Technology Minister Ranjith Siyambalapitiya chaired the media conference. It was aimed at briefing the media and through them the public about the achievements and future plans of 1919 – (GIC).
Telecommunication and Information Technology Ministry Secretary Gotabaya Jayaratne, ICTA Chairman, Senior Presidential Secretary and Peradeniya University Chancellor Professor P. W. Epasinghe also graced the occasion. ICTA CEO Reshan Dewapura, SLT Group CEO Lalith de Silva and SLT Board members also participated in the event.
Everyone knows 1919
Addressing the media briefing on this occasion Telecommunication and Information Technology Minister Ranjith Siyambalapitiya said that 1919 had become very popular and pervaded the lives of everyone in the country.