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