A veteran Sri Lankan actor Alexander Fernando passed away
A veteran Sri Lankan actor and stunt director Alexander Fernando passed away on Wednesday (29). He was 80 at the time of his demise.
He was admitted to the Ragama Teaching Hospital a few days ago due to a sudden heart attack and was later transferred to the Colombo National Hospital.
Being a national wrestling champion, he has represented Sri Lanka at the Commonwealth Games in 1962 and was qualified for the 1964 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Fernando also took part in Asian Games in 1966.