Hiru TV and Hiru FM won all the main awards at the Sandeshaya Media Awards Gala held at the Sugathadasa indoor stadium last evening.
While Hiru TV was honoured with the award for the best Television channel, Hiru FM received plaudit with the award for the best Radio channel.
Hiru News also won the award as the best news channel in Sri Lanka.
The awards at the Sandeshaya Media Awards Ceremony organized by the Ananda college broadcasting unit are conferred after a survey conducted under the supervision of the Mass Media and Information Ministry and the Colombo Statistics Department covering all provinces in Sri Lanka.
Initially the first survey report is prepared with the participation of GCE A Level students in schools representing all the nine provinces.
Subsequently the Colombo University Statistics Department analyses this information and prepares the final report.
Similarly this mass media survey will be recorded as the survey conducted with the largest number of participants in the history of Sri Lanka.
Accordingly Hiru TV and Hiru FM were able to win all the main awards at the Sandeshaya Media Gala this time.
The Award ceremony was held at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium last afternoon under the patronage of a number of distinguished personalities including Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa, Education Minister Bandula Gunawardhana and Mass Media Ministry Secretary Charitha Herath.
HIRU TV was awarded the best TV Channel in Sri Lanka at the Sandeshaya media awards ceremony……
HIRU FM was awarded the best Radio channel in Sri lanka at the Sandeshaya awards ceremony.
HIRU News was awarded the best news channel in Sri lanka during the Sandeshaya media awards ceremony……