233 hospitalized celebrating New Year

Sunday, 14 April 2013 - 13:16


The Colombo National Hospital today said that the number people hospitalized due to accidents while celebrating the dawn of the New Year has visibly increased.

Pushpa Ramyani of the Colombo National Hospital said 233 patients were admitted to the hospital within the past 24 hours.

She said that this number is expected to increase within the day and requested the public to be more careful in their celebrations.