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Shantha Mayadunne (Sinhala: ශාන්තා මායාදුන්නේ; died on 21 April 2019) was a Sri Lankan chef, writer and television personality.


She had thirty years of experience in the culinary arts and became one of the most popular Sri Lankan television chefs. She learned advanced international cooking techniques at reputable cooking schools in many countries such as Australia, UK, Singapore, Thailand and India. As her popularity grew, she started to conduct classes, through workshops, mass media programs. She published two books, the first in 2001 while the second was in 2005.


She was killed on 21 April 2019 by a terrorist bomb explosion at the Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo.

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