Police yesterday found a youth who had been missing for three days.
The youth, who served as a guide, was last seen making his way to Garadi Ella in Rangala, Kandy on the 6th of November. He has gone into the area with seven others from Gampaha.
While the seven youths were at the reservation the missing youth had informed the party that he would make his way back home and return shortly.
However as he failed to return home his mother lodged a complaint at the Rangala police.
The police and residents carried out a search operation deploying a sniffer dog. The found the missing youth yesterday, approximately 24 kilometres from where he was last seen.