Channel Eye, Hiru TV, Vasantham TV, Sirasa TV and The Buddhist TV are some of the most popular Sri Lankan television channels that viewers can watch for free online. The website Tharunya.co.uk provides a convenient overview of these and several other channels and provides access to their free live streams.
Users can watch many of Sri Lanka's analogue terrestrial and digital television networks for free online. Sri Lanka is a multilingual nation, and this is reflected in the diversity of languages in which its main television channels operate. The available channels range from the state-owned Vasantham TV, which broadcasts in the Tamil language, the English-language Channel Eye, the Sinhasa-language Sirasa TV, and private satellite and cable channels such as The Buddhist TV. The television section of Sri Lankan website Tharunya.co.uk offers an up-to-date overview of all the channels that users can watch online. The websites of Channel Eye and Vasantham TV offer additional program information and video galleries that allow users to catch up with previously broadcast shows. The only category of television channels that viewers cannot watch for free are the so-called pay television networks. These include Dialog TV, PEO TV, Lanka Broadband Networks, Dish TV Lanka and Art Disk.