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SJB Puttalam district candidate Asoka Wadigammangawa dies in accident

Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) Puttalam district candidate Asoka Wadigammangawa has died in a motor accident at Padeniya on the Kurunegala-Puttalam road.

The 68-year-old veteran politician  from Anamaduwa served as the former Minister of Health, Indigenous Medicine, Sports & Youth Affairs of the North Western Province.

Wadigammangawa who was the SLFP Puttalam District Organiser, contested the 2015 general election from the United National Party (UNP).

Wadigammangawa signed nominations to contest the 2020 general election under the SJB.