Sanka Jayasuriya

 

 

 

Age: 19

 

Summary: eldest son of well-known Singer (Sri Lanka) Ltd. cricket board executive chairman and sports promoter Jaliya Jayasuriya who had also represented the senior basketball team in the 2nd Division-XI tournament at St. Joseph's College in Colombo, Sri Lanka that had toured India with the school team in April 2000 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: 1985

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka