During every New Year month, a beautiful Kumara and a Kumariya is crowned.
This year, Hiru TV is set to crown Avurudu Kumara and Kumariya for the first time in “Hiru Avurudu kumara Kumariyo 2017”. The preliminary round of selections was held in Battaramulla Jana Kala Kendraya.
More than 10000 contestants had applied to be a part of this and they were judged before a renowned board of Judges which consisted of 5 veteran artists and 600 contestants were selected.
From the 600, 150 were chosen for the 2nd interview and are due to compete in the next round soon.