`If I quit the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC) today it will be the downfall of this age old institution and they will have to shut it`s doors soon` said the Chairman SLBC Hudson Samarasinghe. I would like to tell the new President Mahinda Rajapakse that they will not be able to find another person like me as I know every nook and corner of the SLBC he said adding that several private radio channels have invited me to join them with an attractive remuneration package.
He said I have worked under four Presidents of this country and I am not a person who danced to others tune and I have discharged my duties to the letter.
Several cronies flocked around President Chandrika Kumaratunga when she was in power, but now most of them have ditched her. There were thousands of people who claimed to be the followers of President Premadasa, however when the last rites were performed on the late President there wasn`t a single person to collect his ashes from the funeral pyre an outspoken Samarasinghe said