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Department of Cultural Affairs

8th Floor,

Head of the Organization

Director of Cultural Affairs
Mr. W.M. Vijith Kanugala

Contact :

Contact Person

Mr. S.P. Wickramanayaka
Designation : Cultural Development Assistant
Tel : +94-112-872034

General Information

Telephones : +94-112-872031 / +94-112-866731
Fax Nos : +94-112-866732
Email :
Website :

Other Office Details:

Other Institutions of Under the Department of Cultural Affairs

Name of the Institution


Telephone Nos.

John de Silva Memorial Theatre &
National Art Gallery
Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha,
(Officer in-Charge)
Sinhala Encyclopaedia Office No.275,
Kaduwela Rd,
(Chief Editor)
Sinhala Dictionary Office Sir Marcus Fernando Mawatha,
(Chief Editor)
(Sub Editor)
Independence Hall Independence Square,

Main Telephone Numbers of Institution

Name of Section

Direct Nos.

Extension Nos.

General Telephone


Telephone / Fax +94-112-866732 -
Director of Cultural Affairs +94-112-872035 221
Deputy Director (Admin/Arts) +94-112-872037 223
Deputy Director (Lit/Pub) +94-113-188909 244
Assistant Director (Admin/Arts) +94-113-188874 248
Accountant +94-112-872034 232
Office Assistant +94-112-872033 236
Adminitrative Officer +94-112-872032 234
Secretary,Drama Panel +94-112-872385 238
Secretary,Literary Panel +94-112-872030 234
Secretary,Music Panel +94-112-872036 237
Secretary,Arts & Sculpture Panel +94-113-188873 240
Secretary,Dance,Ballet & Puppetry Panel +94-113-186144 229

Services Offered:

dot   Reservation John de Silva Memorial Theatre Hall
dot   Reservation National Art Gallery
dot   Saraswathie Pension Scheme
dot   Monthly Assistance to Artiste
dot   Registration for Kalayatana (Art Schools)
dot   Rupavahini State Awards Ceremony
dot   Literary Contests
dot   State Literary Contest & Awards Ceremony
dot   Assistance to Writers Project
dot   Manuscript Competition
dot   Book Stalls
dot   State Drama Contest & Festival
dot   State-Short Drama Contest & Festival
dot   State Children's Drama Contest & Festival
dot   State Dance Contest & Festival
dot   State Ballet Contest & Festival
dot   State Children's Contest & Art Festival
dot   Exhibition of Painters' Paintings
dot   State Arts and Sculpture Contest & Festival
dot   State Music Ensemble
dot   Songs Appreciation Programme
dot   Legal Protection for Songs

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