Hiru FM was awarded the international Maco Award as the island's most popular Radio channel of the year surpassing all radio channels in the country.
Hiru FM was thus felicitated at the Maco award ceremony held in Colombo for the sixth time.
The glorious moment of the bestowal of this award was at the Award Night held yesterday.
Earlier on a number of occasions Hiru FM had received the award as the year's most popular Radio channel.
It is significant that Hiru FM won the South Asian Manthan Award as the best Radio in South Asia in 2011.
Hiru FM was also the only and the first Radio channel of Sri Lanka that represented and won at the South Asian Manthan Ceremony.
Hiru FM was thus honoured with the Manthan Award as a Sri Lankan Radio channel surpassing powerful South Asian countries including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal.
Similarly Hiru FM has also won awards as the best Radio channel and the best website at the e-Swaabhimaanee Awards.
Hiru FM with so many plumes on its cap has thus been honoured with the international Maco Award as the most popular Radio channel in Sri Lanka surpassing all the radio channels of the country , thanks to the unassailable strength and confidence of the Hiru FM listeners.