TNA Mullaitivu NPC member V. Kanagasunthara Swami passed away
The TNA Northern Provincial member of Mullaitivu distict Viravagu Kanagasunthara Swami (age 67) who has been ill for a long time passed away on Tuesday (17.02.2015) in the evening, Vanni district TNA parliamentarian S.Vino Noharathalingam said.
The resident of Puthukkudiyiruppu Mullaitivu and NPC member Viravagu Kanagasunthara Swami for long time was under treatment for the cancer at the Vavuniya Hospital. On Tuesday due to acute illness he was transferred from the Vavuniya private hospital to the Jaffna Teaching Hospital and in the evening he passed away, Vanni district TNA parliamentarian S.Vino Noharathalingam said.
He served as officer in several villages in the Mullaitivu district and after retiring in September 2013 of the first Provincial Council election he competed for the Mullaitivu district on behalf of the TNA and was elected the member of the Northern Provincial Council for Mullaitivu distrtict.
In the past, he did various social services along with the various public organizations in Mullaitivu and earned goodwill and honour from the people. The funeral will be announced later, Vanni district TNA parliamentarian S.Vino Noharathalingam said.