They walked out of the national camp pool. His family had a long and strong connection with Wesley College. You also agree that you will not collect information about third parties via www. His son Prasantha happened to be a close friend of our eldest son and it was through this fortuitous circumstance that I was able to establish some personal association with Prasantha’s father. However, he returned to Colombo after two years and served in the Supplies Dept and finally in the Northern Province office until his retirement. Jayewardene who was the Minister of Aviation at that time to launch Air Lanka. There are lots of budget hotels in this area near

Abu – Although cricket was in my blood, I started my sports career at Wesley, as an athlete. We are a business partner, a friend, a community resource. I witnessed the enthusiasm and keen interest shown by late Obeysekera in the area of road safety and accident prevention, especially since , during which period I was Director Traffic and DIG Traffic at the Police Department. This then is the concise version of the life of Neville Abeygunawardene, the former National Soccer Coach who sadly today lies gravely ill and confined mostly to bed, reminiscing the green years not in a state of good cheer and comfort but more in pain and ponder – the residue of cancer. The golden era of Sri Lanka’s soccer dawned under his stewardship as national coach. He settled down in Kathaluwa Atadahe Walawwe and brought up very illustrious children to serve the nation and country for generations.

They are tremendous hosts and generously so. Their anguish, I simply cannot fathom for they were his parents, whereas I, a mere friend.


For our family, tragedy struck like a bolt of lightning leaving the ship rudderless midstream at the mercy of God. Those who have attended their lavish lunches and dinners will never forget their wonderful hospitality and exotic colombbo. Even the newspapers have gone to town over.

He could swing the ball prodigiously and came up with match-winning performances. As I left he asked me to give my wife his regards, and to tell her that, when he comes out, she is the next on his list.! Armed with his arsenal of shrink rays, freeze rays, and battle-ready vehicles for cineja and air, he vanquishes all who stand in his way.


As the Director of the Zoo, he established the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, a unique concept, which has now become an internationally known institution drawing thousands of local and international visitors annually.

Kamalika Abeyaratne, who was a close associate of the Peiris family. Privacy Policy Your use of www. I was a fast bowler. They walked out of the national camp pool. In sooth, he was a murderer of the leather ball, yet he stood indicated in the Supreme Court with the murder of his wife. It will take up to half a day or more to fully explore the museum. We received a warm welcome, as our reputation had preceded us!

He was a workaholic, true, but his work ethic was buttressed by intellect. Wickramanayeke were of great help to him.

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Abeygunawardena is a person who pioneered for a fundamental change or reversal of conditions or ideas in the field of soccer in this country in the s and s for the betterment of the game.

Bob Harris is an American film actor, far past his prime. It was my good friend Indian cricket Kripal Singh, who introduced me to him. Sathasivam was not guilty From the Daily News. In the team were C R Perera, a fine left hand batsman. His family rallied round to provide support. Ilangaratne who wrote the book discussing the characters.

He should go far in cricket if the Cricket Board takes a close look at him.

I recall an occasion when we attempted to make milk wine together; neither of us had done it before. His deep sensitivity, his sense of commitment and dedication to anything he undertook was remarkable. When his name was read out at assembly in the Great Hall we were in raptures.

The next occasion was in under the captaincy of Amaresh Rajaratnam.

No one could set a field to him. When I told Mahari, my daughter that her dear Bappa Seeya was ill and that he will not be with us for long, her eyes became misty and she wanted to tell him how much she loved him. His life and work was a complete picture of the public aspirations of a political leader.


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Danesh Dissanayake made exactly a runs at Reid Avenue in and then followed up with another century of against Royal this year. The score began to mount Permission is granted to individual consumers to electronically copy and to print hard copy portions of the Site solely for personal use.

He could always find the gaps to send the ball crashing to the ropes. He never carried the burden of ill-will or jealousy, never thought of himself and preferred the pursuit of companionship over accumulation of wealth. Professor Thanabalasundrum was considered one of the youngest Consultant Physicians who served Ceylon in the mid ‘s. I never failed to meet and greet them on September 17 and December majestci, the dates on which the late President and Mrs.

Elina never took an active role in miniins husband’s political affairs, but cine,a always the driving force and strength in behind his illustrious career.

He took to politics and incontested for the Attanagalla seat. He was a favourite amongst his nieces and nephews, and, as the years went by, cinena grand nieces and grand nephews, many of whom we met at Mon Repos.

She had done so long before she became wife of the first elected president of Sri Lanka, unheralded and without pomp and glory. Termination Suspend or terminate your use of the services provided by www.