The Assistant General Manager of Neth FM radio station Nuwan Liyanage, who is popularly known, as ‘Pattara Malli’ will be appointed as the head of a local television channel.
Nuwan Liyanage’s ‘Pattara Malli’ programme, which is a leading reader of daily newspapers, celebrated its 15th anniversary on July 15th.
Hiru FM first introduced ‘Pattara Malli’ to Sri Lankan radio listeners and it is currently its aired in Neth FM.
Being able to remain in the first place of local radio program rankings for the past 15 years is the greatest achievement of the said program, which is aired from 7.45 a.m. every weekday.
The creator of ‘Pattara Malli’ program Nuwan has recently revealed to the media that idea on reading newspapers through radio was first suggested by Thamali Peiris.