Ashoka Wadigamangawa killed in accident
Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) Puttalam District General Election candidate Ashoka Wadigamangawa has died following an accident that took place on the Kurunegala-Puttalam Road in Wariyapola, Padeniya.
According to Police reports, the vehicle in which Wadigamangawa was travelling had collided with a lorry that was travelling in the opposite direction.
The former Parliamentarian had succumbed to injuries following admission to the Wariyapola Base Hospital.
The Police further stated that the lorry driver who had also sustained injuries is currently receiving treatment at the Wariyapola Base Hospital.
Further investigations in to the incident are being carried out by the Wariyapola Police.