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A rare individual who was a friend to all

Kulatunga de Silva

The late Kulatunga de Silva was a man of excellent character, and known to many. He was a generous and deeply humane person. People like him are rare. I am proud to have had the privilege of knowing him and associating with him closely, until his departure. I first met him at the Teacher Training College in Maharagama, where he started his career as a senior lecturer.

He came from a respected, upper-class family. Despite his background, he treated everyone equally and impartially, from those in high places to the poorest and humblest.

I expect his children to follow in the footsteps of their caring and loving father. I mourn the demise of my dearest friend. His passing is an irreparable loss to his family and friends.

Loving Pal

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