Apr 09, 2017

Derana TV faces ban?

A media ministry-appointed committee has found Derana TV guilty of five accusations, including harming the president’s image and distorting the meaning of remarks made by him.

Ministry secretary Nimal Bopage has written to the channel’s head, asking him for explanations within 14 days.

Certain websites report that Derana TV is likely to be given a three month ban.