The State Television Awards Ceremony 2018 was held at Lotus Pond Mahinda Rajapaksa theatre last night. This was held for the 13th time. This award ceremony was jointly organized National Arts Advisory Council, Department of Cultural affairs, National Arts Union and Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Home Affairs and Regional Development. Minister S.B Nawinna participated as the special guest at this function. The best Teledrama award went to “Bedde Kulawamiya” from Swarnawahini. The best drama director was awarded to Jackson Anthony who produced ‘C-Raja’ the lion king teledrama series at swarnawahini. The lifetime achievement award was presented to technical officer Thusitha Munindasa. President Maithripala Sirisena has sent a special greeting message to the award ceremony.
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