SLT-MOBITEL complements President’s fifth “Gama Samaga Pilisandara” programme

SLT-MOBITEL complements President’s fifth “Gama Samaga Pilisandara” programme with Voice & 4G/Data connectivity solutions at Lathugala, Uhana, Amapara

As the National Telecommunications Service Provider, with a drive for digital inclusivity, SLT-MOBITEL complemented the President’s fifth of the series “Gama Samaga Pilisandara” programme recently held in Lathugala, Uhana, Amapara with high speed 4G Broadband and improved voice services.
With the recent brand unification of SLT and Mobitel, the company is now in a much synergized, stronger position to support the government’s vision of connecting Sri Lanka by bridging the digital divide. Following the COVID-19 pandemic, SLT-MOBITEL has implemented prompt measures to facilitate students’ e-learning facilities, enabling the future generation to carry out their educational curriculum in a hassle free manner.
Sri Lanka Telecom PLC is the national Information and Communications Technology (ICT) solutions provider and the leading broadband and backbone infrastructure services provider in Sri Lanka for over 163 years. SLT enables opportunities that empower Sri Lankans and elevates the country’s standing in the global arena. SLT’s transformation into a digital service provider has seen the Company move beyond telecommunications services to provide a variety of services and solutions that cater to a digital lifestyle. Mobitel, the mobile arm of SLT launched the First Commercial 4.5G/4G+ Mobile Network in South Asia in 2018 and was the first network in South Asia to successfully showcase the deployment of 5G over a Mobile Network by connecting a commercial Mobile smartphone to its 5G network exceeding speeds of 1.55Gbps. Mobitel has made great strides in recent years to expand its influence in NB-IoT, Automation, Artificial Intelligence and Critical Communication technologies and solutions and has been adjudged as the Fastest 4G-LTE network in Sri Lanka for two consecutive years by Ookla, the global leader in internet speed and testing applications.

HE the President, Gotabaya Rajapaksha, handing over IT equipment to a student from Lathugala Vidyalaya accompanied by Mobitel officials.



Newly established Voice & superior 4G Base station




Released date: 
Thursday, January 14, 2021
December 2023
November 2023
October 2023
September 2023
August 2023
July 2023
June 2023
May 2023
April 2023
March 2023
January 2023
December 2022
November 2022
October 2022
September 2022
August 2022
July 2022
June 2022
April 2022
March 2022
February 2022
January 2022