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I believe SL youth could make a change: Khamshajiny

10 January 2019 09:55 am - 7     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


While saying that the future of Sri Lanka will be determined by those who are willing to think differently, Sri Lanka-born Khamshajiny Gunaratnam, who is the current Deputy Mayor of Norway’s Capital Oslo, said she believes the youth in Sri Lanka could make a change. 

She expressed these views during an interview with the Daily Mirror recently. 

“Speak up your mind, listen to each other and co-operate. Staying in our comfort zone with the same people will not bring any progress to you as a person or for this country as a whole,” she said.

“Go out there, seek different people and talk to someone you never thought you could talk to,” she added. 

The full interview


  Comments - 7

  • Best of luck Thursday, 10 January 2019 11:53 AM

    Hope the youngsters will change their mindset.

    ET Thursday, 10 January 2019 12:05 PM

    Very true.

    Doug Thursday, 10 January 2019 01:08 PM

    where are the so called youth? most have migrated

    sonnahamidon Thursday, 10 January 2019 03:32 PM

    Very true indeed. If we cannot bring about a change now, we are doomed as a country. All politicians have made their money. They are not paupers.Youth must think outside the box and lead the way.

    JK hatton Thursday, 10 January 2019 03:35 PM

    This is a good example for all those who want to grow in life - GET OUT of SL to become somebody in life.

    ra Friday, 11 January 2019 03:28 AM

    Youngest can change their mind and can build a prosperous country and society only if their environment allows them to do so.

    Gunarathne Friday, 11 January 2019 06:56 AM

    She preaches 'Vedi Bana'. Didn't she carry the Tiger flag in Oslo before?

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