Profiles: Easwaran Rutnam

A seasoned journalist with an excellent work history of reporting, editing and translating. As an experienced journalist in Sri Lanka, he is often approached by foreign media, including Al Jazeera, TRT World, CNN IBN and News X for interviews and comments on issues related to Sri Lanka.

Easwaran Rutnam is currently the Managing Editor of Colombo Gazette and is a correspondent and social media expert at Daily Mirror. He has served as the Editor of The Sunday Leader newspaper, Associate Editor of The Sunday Morning newspaper and has also worked for the Daily Mirror newspaper in Sri Lanka as the Deputy Editor and Web Editor and as a correspondent for Xinhua.

During his stint as a journalist he has been able to travel to several countries on work, both for reporting purposes and for a study program organized by the US State Department. Other countries he has been invited to on work-related visits are China, Singapore, Malaysia and India.

Easwaran Rutnam is well known for his writing and research on human rights issues related to Sri Lanka.