The state drama festival awards ceremony was held last evening at Nelum Pokuna Arts theatre under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena. The event was organized for the 47th consecutive year. Ministry of Housing, Construction and Cultural Affairs, Cultural Affairs Department and State Drama Advisory Council jointly organized this event. Minister Sajith Premadasa also participated in this event.
The ‘best short drama’ Direction for Sinhala Medium was awarded to drama titled ‘Letter”. Best drama actress and actor were also selected from the same drama.
The ‘best short drama’ Direction for Tamil Medium was awarded to drama titled “Anulavin Kadal”. Best drama actress and actor were also selected from the same drama.
Best short drama script writer and producer awards were also presented to same drama.