For press freedom by Sunanda Deshapriya
Popular website ‘ Gossip Lanka ‘ (gossip lankanews .com) has been blocked, stated the Director General of Telecommunications Regulatory Commission Anusha Palpita.
Speaking to ‘ Sri Lanka Mirror’ he stated that it was blocked by the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission under a written order of the Ministry of Mass Media & Information.
However, the administrators of the website yesterday stated that the Sri Lanka viewers cannot access ‘ Gossip Lanka’ due to a technical error.
The administrators further stated that those who wish to view the website can gain access through proxy.