He was speaking to 'Sri Lanka Mirror' about recent media reports that Arjun Aloysius was to buy the TV channel.
Edirisinghe said he had never met Aloysius to discuss a selling of Swarnavahini.
The Edirisinghe family will retain ownership of the TV channel.
When asked about any outstanding debt, he said just like any other business, Swarnavahini too, had borrowed from banks, but that it owed nothing now.
He also said,