Lakshman de Alwis

 

Age: 68

 

Summary: Sri Lankan athletics coach who was named a Junior National Champion of Athletics after winning the 100- and 200-meter events in 1958, who had represented Sri Lanka in 1959 at the All-India meet and set a national record in 1962 for the 400-meter event, who was a member of the 4x200-meter Relay Quartet.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in a suicide bomb attack

 

Born: March 17, 1940

 

Died: April 6, 2008

 

Location: Weliveriya, Sri Lanka