Veteran actor Daya Thennakoon has passed away at the age of 78.
His demise has been confirmed by another veteran actor Lakshman Mendis in his official Facebook.
Thennakoon was being treated in Apeksha Hospital Maharagama.
Thennokoon was a known artist in theatre, cinema and teledrama, and his notable work includes the role in famous teledrama Thattu Gewal.
He is the loving husband of veteran actress Grace Thennakoon.