Director General of SLBC Chandrapala Liyanage says that Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation is the foremost leader in producing competitive and quality programmes in the island. He made this comment addressing staff at the corporation this morning. Furthermore, he said that the programmes produced by the Corporation should be taken to the public and relationship with the listeners should be made more friendly between Colombo and regional stations. He came to these conclusions after making observations during the past few weeks and acknowledged that the SLBC possess competent experienced professionals in its workforce whose talents are immense. Furthermore, he commented that the corporation will be brought into line with the economic vision of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa. He noted that the Corporation should not be used for political purposes. Mr. Liyanage said that it is the responsibility of the SLBC to provide quality artists and broadcasters to the nation.
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