Virakesari epaper is a Tamil language newspaper published from Colombo, Sri Lanka. This newspaper is oldest and the largest circulated Tamil newspaper in Sri Lanka. Virakesari is owned by Express Newspapers (Ceylon) (Private) Limited. It was started in year 6 August 1930 and it was founded by PPR. Subramanian. Subramanian was an entrepreneur and journalist from the village Avanipatti in Tamil Nadu, India. Express Newspapers launched online Virakesari epaper in year 2005. This newspaper is the world’s first Tamil E-paper. In year 1965 Virakesari newspaper was taken over by a Sinhala political party with the intention of introducing a Sinhalese national newspaper. In 1970, Express Newspapers (Ceylon) Limited was registered as a private company and as publisher of the Virakesari newspaper.
|Headquarters :||Colombo, Sri Lanka|
|Editions :||All Major Cities in Sri Lanka|
|ePaper URL :||http://epaper.virakesari.lk/|
|Registration :||Not Required|