Thilina Dhanushka Abewickrama

Thilina Dhanushka Abewickrama

Social Media Entrepreneur and the Founder of Gossip Lanka News

Who is Thilina Dhanushka Abewickrama ?

Thilina Dhanushka Abewickrama is a social media entrepreneur and the founder of Gossip Lanka News, one of the leading social media pages in Sri Lanka, which was launched on August 23, 2008.

Early life and education

Thilina was born on February 2, 1991, in Wakwella, Galle. Thilina completed his primary education in Hapugala Maha Vidyalaya and his secondary education in Mahinda Vidyalaya, Galle. He completed his external degree in Business Administration in the University of Sri Jayawardenapura. Further he has followed a diploma course on Computer Hardware in ESOFT METRO CAMPUS and a one year course on App Designing in Japan. He has served as a member in the president media unit of the former president Mr.Mahinda Rajapaksha. Presently he is engaged with the ongoing presidential election campaigns.


He is the only son of Major Abewikrama and K.A.Suneetha, who was an Army Officer and teacher respectively.