A 23-year-old youth has died in drowning in a boat accident in Yatiberiya, Ginigathhena in the Kelani River.
The incident had occurred last afternoon (Apr. 20).
The victim, a resident of Katuwellagama, Minuwangoda, was a past student of Bandaranaike College, Gampaha.
The young man was an undergraduate at the University of Moratuwa.
Meanwhile, Thushani de Silva, a teledrama actress drowned in the same area last Tuesday (Apr. 17).
She was aged 31 and a mother of one child.