Central Province Governor Surangani Ellawala has passed away. She was 76. She died while receiving treatment at the Kandy General Hospital. Surangani Ellawala was the wife of former Parliamentarian Nanda Ellawala. She was also the mother of former Parliamentarian Nalanda Ellawala.
The remains were brought to the Central Province Governor’s office building from a private funeral parlour in Kandy. The body which was placed there until 4.00 p.m. today was then due to be taken to the Private Residence of the Governor in Ratnapura.
The funeral is scheduled to be held in Ratnapura on the 16th afternoon in Ratnapura.