Mr Chandrapala Liyanage has been appointed as the new Director-General of the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC), Sri Lanka. He started his government career in 1994, working at various levels under the different ministries, President Office, Prime Minister’s Office, and also served as Minister Councillor in the Sri Lankan Embassy in Itlay. He has also been the Director-General of Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) from 2013 to 2015.
Mr Liyanage is also a motivational speaker, writer and policymaker. Apart from his engagement with SLBC, he is also attached to various societies:
- Chairman of Softball Cricket Federation of Sri Lanka
- Chairman of Ruhuna University Colombo Branch Alumina Association
- Executive member of Richmond College Union
- Executive member of Richmond College Colombo Branch Union