Hashan Jayasuriya

 

 

Age: 16

 

Summary: youngest son of well-known Singer (Sri Lanka) Ltd. cricket board executive chairman and sports promoter Jaliya Jayasuriya who had also represented the Under-17 level junior basketball team in the 2nd Division-XI tournament at CCC College of Cricket in the West Indies that had toured India with the school team in 2001 and became 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 on vacation at a wildlife national park in Sri Lanka.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: 1988

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka