Harshini Goonatilleke

 

 

Age: 34

 

Summary: executive chairman and deputy board member of Sri Lanka's fastest-growing commercial banking firm Hatton National Bank Ltd. who along with her husband Palitha Gunawardena were 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 as the couple were visiting with relatives at their oceanfront residence in Thailand.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1970

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka