The National Mobile Service provider together with Sirasa TV launched Sri Lanka’s first ever technology based innovation reality TV show “Kotiyak Vatina Adahasak” recently. The programme is powered by SLT Mobitel who has conceptualized the programme and it is produced and planned to be aired by Sirasa TV for local TV.

The objective of the programme is to inspire innovative ideas to address real life challenges through the wonders of technology. All contestants will compete against each other with their innovative ideas to transform the same into viable products and potentially into successful business startups. Each stage of the programme will be judged by a panel of judges comprising of industry experts, entrepreneurs and academics across different industries.

In the first stage of the programme, all screened and shortlisted applications will be given the opportunity to pitch their innovative product ideas to a panel of judges and there will be a series of auditions where the applicants will be further shortlisted.  At the end of the programme, the top ranking innovations will be selected and the finalists will receive attractive rewards. Application submissions for the programme opened on July 12, 2016 online.