Welcome To

Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation





Sri Lanka Rupavahini (TV) Corporation, the State Television stands for the benefit of all Sri Lankans. We do recognise the peoples diversity of expectations, values , interests and needs. We reach our target groups in Sinhala, Tamil and English languages.

Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) was created by an Act of Parliament on 23 rd January 1982, established on 14th February 1982 and commissioned transmission on 15th February 1982. SLRC aims to provide the best possible programmes to satisfy the needs of its viewers for informative , educational and family oriented entertainment.

The Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation, the National Television Network was commissioned on 15th February 1982, expanded its studio and transmission facilities in 1986 and rehabilitated most of the original equipment using digital technology in 1998 under three grant aid projects from the Government of Japan. its studio complex is situated in Colombo the commercial capital of Sri Lanka. The complex comprises of a Master Control Room, four Studios, two Dubbing Studios, Digital Post Production Unit, two Analogue Post production Units, several editing suites including Non Linear Editing and four Outside Broadcast vehicles.


The continuing Audio Visual Icon of Sri Lankans.


With commitment and unity,creating timely, meaningful and intuitive programmes rich in knowledge, entertainment and education and disseminating them chiseled with state-of-the-art technology exceeding the expectations of Sri Lankans everywhere.



Dr. Prasad Samarasinghe

Chairman / Director General

Deputy Director General (Engineering) : Mr. D M K Dasanayake
Deputy Director General (General Programmes) : Mr. Sumedha Athulasiri
Director (Admin) Act.: Mr. Jayanthalal Perera
Chief Accountant : Mr. M. A. L. Priyankara
Director (News & Current Affairs) : Mr. Thilak Mahagamage
Director (Educational Programme) : Mr. C. Thambavita
Director (Production Services) : Mr. Palitha Wijesinghe
Director (General Programme) : Mrs. Suramya Mapitiya
Director (Nethra TV) : Mr. Nilar N. Cassim
Director (Channel Eye) : Mr. Sanjaya Indrakumara
Director (Sports) : Mr. Vijaya Dissanayake
Director(Marketing) : Mr. Satheesh Neelakandan
Deputy Director(Legal Admin) : Mrs. Neelakanthi Wijekoon

Annual Reports

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Contact Us

Contact Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation

Chairman's Office : Tel-0112587352 | Fax-0112580131

Director General's Office : Tel-0112587722 | Fax-0112580929


Mr. Sanjaya Indrakumara

Director(Channel Eye)

Information Officer

Contact : 0777700054