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Kaushalya Madushani Cause of Death? Sri Lankan Athlete Kaushalya Madushani Committed Suicide at 26



Sri Lankan track and field athlete, Kaushalya Madushani who has achieved several honors and awards in her career sadly passed away at the age of 26. She was a South Asian Games medalist who also won the best hurdler trophy for her amazing performance at the Centenary National Athletics Championship on Saturday, April 24, 2022. According to the sources, several sources are claiming that Kaushalya Madushani committed suicide in her house. While a 26-years-old athlete’s sister found her lifeless body in her room in the morning on Sunday. Keep reading to know more about this tragic news.

Kaushalya Madushani

According to the sources, the athlete took her last breath on Sunday, April 24, 2022, after winning the best female hurdler award of the landmark championship on Saturday for her 58.73 seconds flat in the 400 m hurdles. On last Saturday, she finished the 400 meters flat event where she took herself at 4th position. The youth is known for representing Sri Lanka at several international athletic events, and championships, and won several medals, even, she also won several titles at the national level and at the junior level. Unfortunately, the country lost a talented athlete who was growing in her career.

Kaushalya Madushani Cause of Death?

Well, the cause behind her suicide has not been revealed yet but soon, the real reasons will be announced. According to her Wikipedia page, Kaushalya was a five-time national champion in the women’s 400m hurdles in 2016. 2017, 2019, 2021, and 2022. Even, she was attached to the Sri Lankan Army. Born as Kawshalya  Madushani on December 13, 1995, in Kuliyapitya, Sri Lanka. At the time of 2014 Asian Junior Athletics Championships, she claimed a silver medal in the women’s 400m hurdles even which was held in Taipei.

She began her career in South Asian Games by representing Sri Lanka at the 2016 South Asian Games. She went onto claim her first South Asian Games medal in her maiden South Asian Games appearance when she claimed a bronze medal in the Women’s 400m hurdles. Later, she represented Sri Lanka at the 2019 South Asian Games and won two medals in the multi-sport even including a gold in the Women’s 4X400 m relay team event as well.

How Did Kaushalya Madushani Die?

Unfortunately, a growing athlete, Kaushalya Madushani is no more alive. According to the police reports, her death is believed to be a case of suicide after her body was found hanging inside her room. Police is investing the case and trying to find the reason behind her action. Kaushalya Madushani will be always remembered by her friends and family who is devastated after learning about her sudden demise.

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