Two persons who were repairing a tube well inside a hole have died inside the hole in Velvetithura-Udappitiya-Sandananthurai area.
The police media reports office stated that the two persons have got in to the hole to repair the tube well yesterday evening.
And the police suspect that the death was due to inhaling a poisonous gas which was in the hole. Meanwhile a body of a youth has been found in an abandoned well in Beliaththa-Ambagasdeniya-Kithulamulla area.
Police states the body was found yesterday evening on information received from the area residents. The deceased youth is a resident of Hakmana-Mee Ella area. The police states the cause of death is yet to be revealed.