Reputed journalist Prabath Weeraratne has passed away. He is an old student of Ananda College. He had served as the Media Secretary of Speaker Karu Jayasuriya. He had also been an editor at a number of print media outlets. The remains of Prabath Weeraratne will be placed at his residence, located down Jayanthi Mawatha in Himbutana, Mulleriyawa.