Former Parliamentarian and a Member of the Eastern Provincial Council T.A.K. Thevarapperuma has passed away. He was 61.
Thevarapperuma who was elected as a Parliamentarian of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party representing the Digamadulla District in 1989 was again elected to Parliament in 2001. He was elected to the Eastern Provincial Council from the SLFP in 2008 had served in the Council until his death. He died of a heart failure. Funeral arrangements will be notified later.