A search and rescue operation has been underway after two women were dragged away by the current whilst bathing at the Ramboda Falls in Nuwara Eliya last evening.
The family were visiting nuwara eliya from chilaw, and had gone to the falls to bathe around 5:30pm
The two men had been saved by the residents of the area, but they had failed to save the women.
The Kotmale Police, with the assistance of the residents from the area, have launched a search operation.
The search and rescue operation has called on the assistance of Navy divers as well.