The fifth anniversary of Vasantham FM celebrated
The Independent Television Network's (ITN's) first Tamil radio
channel Vasantham FM celebrated its fifth anniversary at the ITN
This channel was inaugurated on April 23, 2008 under the guidance of
former Chairman Anura Siriwardena and Director Hashim Omar.
It is broadcasted for 24 hours with seven announcers and presently
more than 23 staff are employed at this channel. Vasantham FM is very
popular among the Tamil listeners.
A religious ceremony was held with the participation of all four
religious dignitaries Ven Buttala Panya Keeththi Thera, Rev Fr Christie,
Jothirathankumar Kurukkal and Moulavi M F M Farood, ITN Chairman Rosmand
Senaratne, Director Hashim Omar, Deputy General Manager (Vasantham FM /
Lakhanda Radio), Asoka Karunanayake, DGM Programme Vipula Rathnasiri,
Vasantham FM Manager M L Kiruba and staff were present at this