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Silumina Newspaper.jpg
Silumina front page
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Limited
Founded 1930 (1930)
Language Sinhala
Headquarters 35, D. R. Wijewardena Mawatha, Colombo 10, Sri Lanka
Circulation 265,000
Sister newspapers Sunday Observer
Daily News

Silumina (Sinhalese: සිළුමිණ) is a Sinhala language weekly newspaper in Sri Lanka. It is published by the Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Limited (Lake House), a government-owned corporation. The newspaper commenced publishing in 1930, D. R. Wijewardena being its founder.[1] It currently has a circulation of 265,000.[2] Famous novelists like Martin Wickramasinghe have served as its editor.[3] Present Editor is Lakshman Piyasena.[4]

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  1. ^ "Newspapers in Ceylon". Retrieved 22 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "Paper Advertising Rates". Daily News. February 28, 2012. Retrieved April 18, 2012. 
  3. ^ Nakkawita , Wijitha (23 February 2010). "D R Wijewardene - A true patriot". Daily News. Retrieved 22 April 2012. 
  4. ^ "Lake House Editors". 

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