According to hospital sources Nimal Lakshapathiarachchi, a veteran in the radio and television industry, passed away a short while ago.
It is learnt that he had suddenly taken ill and had been admitted to a private hospital in Colombo.
However, it is learnt that he passed away a short while later.
Lakshapathiarachchi, also served as a Group Director of the Capital Maharaja Organisation.
Courtesy: News First