Budding Sri Lankan singer Yohani De Silva is to be felicitated with a state award.
Speaking in Parliament today (04), State Minister of National Heritage, Performing Arts and Rural Arts Promotion Vidura Wickramanayaka said thus.
He also said that steps will be taken to recognise all Sri Lankan artistes who bring recognition to the country.
Yohani drew international attention with her rendition of the song – ‘Manike Mage Hithe’, which has become a global hit.
She was recently exclusively signed by Wingman India, which manages some of Bollywood’s biggest celebrities.
Yohani is currently on a tour to India.