Mobitel brings groove back to mega cricket event through ‘Hadawathinma Sri Lankikai’
Saturday, 14 February 2015 00:27
A group of dancers are seen performing at the recent launch of Mobitel’s exclusive cricket song, ‘Hadawathinma Sri Lankikai’ at the Fort Railway Station in Colombo. The song was launched as a tribute to the cricket team and Sri Lanka’s dedicated cricket fans
An ardent supporter of sports and the game of cricket in particular, Mobitel launched a song named ‘Hadawathinma Sri Lankikai’ (wholeheartedly Sri Lankan) for the millions of fans geared to cheer the cricket team for the mega cricket event.
Composed by Vajira Mahakanumulla of Triad and sung by popular artist Nalin Perera and the Marian’s group, the song is one of the grooviest tunes released for the enjoyment of the season.
The song speaks about the beauty of our nation, unity among different communities with a wish to win the mega cricketing event. It also features many cricketing moments and achievements through the years, and our national sporting heros who have become legendary names across the world brings out the pride of being a Sri Lankan every time the tune is heard.
Speaking at the launch of the song, Nalin Perera, Senior General Manager – Marketing of Mobitel, commented: “Mobitel has always been a keen and committed supporter of cricket and has demonstrated that through various initiatives that we have engaged in today as well as in the past. We hope that ‘Hadawathinma Sri Lankikai’ will stir plenty of enthusiasm among cricket enthusiasts and get the whole nation on its feet to cheer our cricketers to victory.”
He further stated: “We also encourage our population of 21 million cricket fans to support our efforts to form the next generation of future cricketers that will have the pride of representing our mother Lanka. Proceeds from downloads of this song via mTunes will contribute to the development of school cricket in rural areas. This benefit and application process could be obtained through www.mobitel.lk. We encourage all cricket fans to join us for this valuable initiative to help our nation to build and nurture the future talent that will have the pride of representing our nation in years to come.”
Mobitel customers will have a chance to win three Galaxy Note 4 phablets when they activate the song by dialing 74720000 on their phone till 10 April. Three lucky winners will be selected through the competition.
Mobitel’s ringing tone service ‘mTunes’ provides quick and effortless access to download the largest selection of songs available in several languages and genres. Mobitel ‘mTunes’ provides the best features and personalisation options and are accessible via the short code 777 or by login in to mtunes.mobitel.lk web portal.
Mobitel wishers the Sri Lanka Cricket Team all the very best for the most glamorous cricketing event.