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Lal Wickrematunge

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Ethnicity  Sinhala people
Siblings  Lasantha Wickrematunge
Organization  Leader Publications
Name  Lal Wickrematunge
Website  www.thesundayleader.lk

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Born  13 March 1950Colombo, Sri Lanka
Occupation  Business Man & Media Mogul
Children  Senali Wickrematunge Raisa Wickrematunge Minal Wickrematunge
Role  Lasantha Wickrematunge's brother

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Lal Wickrematunge is a Sri Lankan business man, media mogul and chairman of Leader Publications which he co-founded with brother Lasantha Wickrematunge. Wickrematunge is the son of Harris Wickrematunge former deputy mayor of Colombo.

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Former editor frederica jansz on brothers lasantha lal wickrematunge and the sunday leader


Life and career

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Wickrematunge was born to Harris Wickrematunge former deputy mayor of colombo and is the grand nephew of the late George E. de Silva. Wickrematunge worked in the Criminal Investigation Department (Sri Lanka) and worked as a business man before co-founding The Sunday Leader alongside his brother Lasantha Wickrematunge who was later assassinated in January 2009. Along with his brother Wickrematunge endured constant run-ins with the government for stories his publishing house would carry including a long-standing case made against Wickrematunge and Leader Publications by Gotabhaya Rajapaksa for which he is suing for 2 Billion Rupees ( (€14 million))

References

Lal Wickrematunge Wikipedia


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