Hiru News won two special awards at the e-Swabhimani 2016 Awards ceremony that was held at Cinnamon Grand hotel yesterday (31).
Accordingly, Hirunews.lk received the award for best News and Media website, while Hiru Online Vesak Thorana was awarded for internationalizing local heritage.
Organized by the Information and Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) e-Swabhimani recognizes excellence in digital content creation and award frontrunners in different areas in e-Content.
Lotus Technologies, an arm of Asia Broadcasting Corporation Private limited (ABC Network), that host several leading websites in the island has a large following, and these awards confirm its popularity among web users.
Driving force behind the innovative and unique work that is often presented with national and international awards is the Chairman of Asia Broadcasting Corporation Mr. Rayynor Silva.