Social Media and The Sri Lankan Forces

Social Media and The Sri Lankan Forces

A look at the usage of Facebook by the Sri Lankan armed forces. The recent flooding in Sri Lanka pushed us to look into the method in which this was handled by the relevant authorities, with social media as a focus. The fact that many instances where social media could have been used to better the management of the crisis were overlooked, was observed. Here is what we found out about the use of social media by the military forces of Sri Lanka in comparison to some of our neighbouring…