Former Sri Lankan cricket captain Sanath Jayasuriya has been appointed as a tourism promotion ambassador.
Currently Jayasuriya is the chairman of the cricket selection committee.
Sri Lanka Cricket has recommended Jayasuriya for the position and other popular personalities are also to be appointed for the same role.
Previously, cricketers Muttiah Muralitharan and Aravinda de Silva held a similar position.
Speking to our news team Sanath Jayasuriya had this to say….