Information has been received about six female students who had fled from the hostel of a girls' school in Hatton.
The police media spokesman's office said that while one student had gone to her home in Ampara, information has been given by phone to the parents that the five others are staying at a house of their friend in Minneriya.
The six students of St. Gabriel's Girls' School in Hatton had fled from their hostel last dawn.
Among these are two students each from grade 13, 11,and one each from grades 9 and 7.
Meanwhile a group of Moratuwa University students who had gone to climb the Hantaana hill too has been stranded yesterday.
Police media spokesman SP Ajith Rohana said that that information has been received that the 9 Moratuwa University students who had been stranded are now been found.