Upali Weerasinghe



Age: 42


Summary: longtime general manager at the popular Yala Safari Beach Hotel wildlife resort in Sri Lanka who was 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 duty at a beachfront hotel in Sri Lanka.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: 1962


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Petanagala, Sri Lanka