Residents of Yaalabowa in Wellawaaya said that an unidentified light had been observed in the sky in the area last night.
Residents told our news team that this light had been seen to be intermittently moving far in the sky last night.
The residents said that the light gradually moved from Thanamalwila to Buttala..
The residents said that there is a suspicion that the this light observed in the sky might have been a flying saucer.
Meanwhile similar incidents were reports in Hapuale, Mahiyanganaya and Chilaw – Iranawila area.
Dr. Chandana Jayaratne, Senior Lecturer in Physics, University of Colombo meanwhile expressed the following views regarding the occurrences.