Somawansa passes away; Anura K issues condolence message


Former leader of the JVP Somawansa Amarasinghe (73) has passed away and the JVP politburo has issued a special condolence message.

The leader of the JVP Anura Kumara Dissanayake said the former leader will remain in their hearts as a leader who fearlessly faced the struggle especially during the period of 1970’s and 80’s.

Dissanayake said the former leader has also protected the party from being despoiled by certain individuals in the early 1990’s.