Peradeniya University student drowns in Balangoda (Video)

Monday, 26 October 2020 - 7:33

A youth who was bathing in the Bolthuba river, in Balangoda has drowned.

The deceased was identified as a 24-year-old, first-year student of the Peradeniya University.

He had gone for a swim with another group last evening (25) and had drowned, police said

The deceased was identified as a resident of the Kirimetithenna, Balangoda.

His body was taken to the Balangoda Base Hospital for an autopsy and the Pinnawala Police are conducting further investigations.