The remains are lying at the Jayaratne Parlour in Borella and the funeral will take place on Monday, March 11 at the Borella General Cemetery, party General Secretary D.E.W.Gunasekara said.
Remains will lie at the Communist Party head office in Colombo from 11.00 am on Monday.
Late K.P. Silva first joined the Lanka Sama Samaja Party and became a member of the Central Committee. Later he joined the Communist Party and became its General Secretary.
He also became a Member of Parliament representing the Communist Party.
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