The ministry of information and mass media has decided to gather information on all journalists in the country to provide them with concessions in accordance with the media policy mentioned in Vistas of Prosperity and Splendor national policy. The ministry is to gather details only from the journalists who have obtained media identity cards issued in 2019 or 2020 by the department of government information in this regard. The application forms can be downloaded from the www.media.gov.lk or can be collected from the ministry. The completed applications forms should be sent to director media, ministry of information and mass media. No 163, Asidisi Medura, Kirulopane Mawatha, Polhengoda, Colombo. The application forms should be sent on or before the 1st of next month.
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