President Maithripala Sirisena paid his last respects to the Coordinating Secretary to the President, Asanka Dodanwala who has passed away.
The President who went to his home at Riverdale Street in Kandy, where the remains were kept and paid his last respects and expressed condolences to the relatives and close associates.
Until his death, Mr.Dodanwala worked as a Coordinating Secretary to the President in different ministries.
Former Deputy Mayor of Kandy, Mr Dodanwela contributed massively to the development of the area. He was also the district organizer of Sri Lanka Freedom Party.
Mr. Asanka Dodanwala is renowned past pupil of Trinity College Kandy.