Tuesday, July 12, 2011

The 'haunted past' of Radio Ceylon

The ‘haunted’ past of Radio Ceylon
by Chamari Senayake

Walking into the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC) buildings at Torrington Square, one would immediately feel the historical value of the place, but most people would not know just how valuable it is. Our SLBC is Asia's first broadcasting corporation. Radio Ceylon started in Sri Lanka then Ceylon, paving the way for many other radio stations that later came to be celebrated around the world, inspiring countries such as Hong Kong, Korea, India and Singapore to enter the world of wireless media.

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(Alokesh Gupta, India)