Dulan Yatigammana


Age: 4

Summary: nephew of Sri Lanka's deputy indigenous medicine minister Tissa Karaliyadde who was among one of more than thousands of people reported missing and presumed dead in the devastating South Asian Tsunami that swept across the Indian Ocean and killed over 2,300+ people during the tidal wave while he was spending the Christmas weekend with his extended family at a beachfront resort in Sri Lanka.

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

Born: 2000

Died: December 26, 2004

Nilaveli, Sri Lanka