Aranayaka girl shares her heartwarming experience of the deadly landslide

Thursday, 09 June 2016 - 8:03

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A girl who was saved after she was trapped between earth and a cupboard in her house, during the Aranayaka landslide on 17th last month, has opened up about her experience.

Saumya Kumari was saved by her uncles, but her father and a brother lost their lives to the deadly landslide.

Saumya who is to sit for this year’s GCE Ordinary Level Examination said that she was studying when she heard a loud sound. “It was like a helicopter coming, I went to the living room to see what it was.”

In a brief moment she found herself trapped between a cupboard and earth. The landslide has hit Aranayaka.

Watch her full interview below..




pics by Mawanella Saman Vijaya



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