4 drown at sea off Naval-adi

Sunday, 31 March 2013 - 19:19




4 persons drowned while bathing in the sea off Naval-adi in Kattankudy.

Police said that a group, including 3 teenagers, from Badulla was sea bathing near the river mouth in Navaladi this afternoon when they were swept away by strong currents.

Police said 4 bodies, one 16 year old, two 17-year-old youths and a 40-year-old, have been recovered.