Funeral of H.M Jayawardena today | Daily News

Funeral of H.M Jayawardena today

The final rites of Veteran musician H. M. Jayawardena, will take place today evening at the Borella General Cemetery.

The music composers and directors, the talented, the valued, the respected and the beloved, pass away as would any other. The revered music director H.M. Jayawardena could not check out of Colombo South Teaching Hospital – Kalubowila, where the musician was under treatment for some time yesterday morning. He was 69 when he went to meet his maker.     

Herath Muidiyanselage Jayawardena, born in Monaragala Siyambalanduwa on March 17, 1950, has been the silent force behind the popularity of best of singers in the local music. He was married to late vocalist Malani Bulathsinhala in 1978.


 

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