Summary: Sri Lankan-American music teacher and founder of the San Diego, California-based non-profit organization Strings by the Sea (SBS) whose mission was to provide music education for underprivileged children in Los Angeles public schools and other civil war-stricken countries.
Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami
Born: July 20, 1971
Died: December 26, 2004
Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka