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We Will Not Ban Facebook – President Reassures


Amidst rumors that the Sri Lankan government is going to ban Facebook in Sri Lanka, His Excellency, President Mahinda Rajapaksa reassured that there will be no censorship imposed on the premier social media platform. A heavy social discussion surfaced regarding the fate of the social media giant, after few unfortunate incidents involving the usage Facebook were reported.

In a series of tweets, the president reiterated the commitment of the government towards the proliferation of ICT and its importance. He also accentuated the importance of educating the public, especially the children about the proper and safe usage of Facebook and other social media platforms. He further added that the government has already taken an initiative to promote awareness programs to curb this unsafe usage.




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