Major Gen. Sarath Munasinghe dead
Major General (Retd.) Sarath Munasinghe a former
Deputy Speaker and one time Defence Spokesman passed away
yesterday (17). He was 59 years old.
Munasinghe was the Deputy Speaker to Anura
Bandaranaike. Anura Bandaranaike was elected Speaker on October
18, 2000 while Sarath Munasinghe was also elected Deputy Speaker
on the same day. Both of them were 59 at the time of their
deaths and both relinquished their positions in Parliament on
October 10 2001.