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Monday, 26 December 2016 - 15:39
Tsunami victims remembered
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12 years have lapsed after the deadly Tsunami which killed thousands on December 26th in 2004.

Two minutes silence was observed from 9.25 to 9.27 this morning in order to commemorate the deceased.

Tsunami commemorations were organized in all 25 districts and relatives of the dead and others joined these ceremonies.

Around 2000 passengers died at Paraliya when deadly waves hit a moving train.

The Railway Department also organized a floral tribute at the Paraliya Railway station to commemorate the deceased this morning.


 
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