Colombo, June 15 (newsin.asia): Menaka Mookandi has been appointed head of the Tamil section of the Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s Media Division with the rank of Deputy Director.
She is also the first Tamil lady to head the Tamil section of the PMD.
A past student of the Nugegoda Tamil Vidyalaya, Menaka is a graduate of the Sri Lanka College of Journalism. She has spent 15 years in journalism acquitting herself with distinction in both news reporting and editing. Her familiarity with the Sinhala language enabled her do a variety of stories. She was previously News Editor at the Tamil Mirror.