Winning Words

July 11 (LBO) – Sri Lanka™s Editors Guild will honour print journalists Tuesday evening at its annual awards ceremony for journalistic excellence in 2005.

Krishni Ifham Virakesari

D B Dhanapala Best Journalist of the Year Tamil

Sonali Samarasingha The Sunday Leader

Mervyn de Silva Journalist of the Year

Special Awards for the best students of the Sri Lanka College of Journalism

Best Sinhala Language student: – Ms Aruni Muthumali
Best Tamil Language student: – Mr Charles Peter
Best English Language student: – Mr Sanjeewa Chandrasekara

Long Service Awards Gold Medals

W V Abeygunawardhana
Motagedara Wanigaratna
Hema Gunawardhana

Lesley Dahanayake
A Sivanesaselvan

-LBO Newsdesk-

The winners are:

Dharisha Bastian Daily Mirror
Denzil Peiris Young Reporter of the Year

Jeffrey Ansley Michael Kelaart de Silva The Island
Cartoonist of the Year

Lakruwan Wanniarachchi – Lakbima
Photographer of the Year

Daily Virakesari
Best Designed Newspape