SLT in collaboration with ITN, Lakhanda and Adha newspaper, conducted ‘Sri Lanka Telecom – Lakhanda Sisu Dam Sariya’ program at Vishaka Vidyalaya, Colombo in keeping with the spirit of the Wesak season. Under this, a ‘Dharma Deesahnaya’ was conducted and it was telecast live on ITN and Lakhanda on the morning of 30th April 2015. Approximately 2,500,000 students were able to listen to the Dharma Deeshanaya via TV and radio.
SLT will be further organizing a special essay competition under the title “Yaha Guna dam samajayak venuven ape wagakeema”, which will be open to all school children. Winners will be selected amongst the juniors and seniors separately; the best essays will be selected and featured in a special book that will be published with the support of SLT.