Hospital waste found from a lake in Hambanthota

Sunday, 18 August 2019 - 19:11

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It has been revealed that hospital waste has been disposed to a lake in Gannoruwa in Hambanthota as well.

Area residents allege that hospital waste has been dumped and burnt in dry places within the lake.

Initial investigations launched by the police have revealed that this hospital waste was part of the waste which was dumped in Samagi pura and Kumara pura areas.

Hambanthota police has taken steps to inform the Central Environmental authority in this regard following a complaint made by the area resident.



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