Presidential Media Awards 2018 - List of Winners

Presidential Media Awards 2018 - List of Winners

Television

Best News Reporting of the Year

Sinhala
Nimesh Wijesuriya - Swarnavahini

Tamil
S.D.M.Zaharan - SLRC

Radio

Best Radio Newscaster of the Year /Presenting

Sinhala
Nishanthi Salpitikorala - SLBC


Tamil
Sanoos Mohomed Feroze - SLBC

News Paper

Best News Reporting of the Year

Sinhala
Sapumal Jayasena - Mawbima (Daily)


English
Mirudhula Thambiah - Ceylon Today


Tamil
Lorence Selvanayam - Thinakaran

Web

Best News casting Website of the Year – Common

Kelum Shivantha - www.srilankamirror.com

President Media Awards 2018 - List of Nominations

Television

Best News Reporting of the Year

Sinhala
Nimesh Wijesuriya - Swarnavahini
Indika Weerakoon - ITN
Priyanga Ranasingha - Derana TV

Tamil
S.D.M.Zaharan - SLRC
Mohammed Farhan - ITN
Mohammed Safar - UTV

Radio

Best Radio Newscaster of the Year /Presenting

Sinhala
Nishanthi Salpitikorala - SLBC
Tharanga Rukshan - Neth FM
Prasanna Chandana Bandara - Swadeshiya Sewaya


Tamil
Sanoos Mohomed Feroze - SLBC
Salithamby Rauf - Capital FM
Nagapooshani Karupaih - SLBC


English
Mario Wijewardhana - SLBC

News Paper

Best News Reporting of the Year

Sinhala
Krishantha Aroshana Mannapperuma - Mawbima
T.M.Kumudu Upul Shantha - Mawbima (Daily)
Sapumal Jayasena - Mawbima (Daily)


English
Shamindra Ferdinando - The Island
Chamika Silva - Daily Mirror
Mirudhula Thambiah - Ceylon Today


Tamil
Lorence Selvanayam - Thinakaran
Thambirajha Sahadevarajah - Thinakaran and Virakesari
Subramaniam Nishantha - Sudaroli

Web

Best News casting Website of the Year – Common

Kelum Shivantha - www.srilankamirror.com
Hasinsi Poornima Ayuwardana - sinhala.adaderana.lk
Prabuddha Athukorala - Thinakaran.lk