Video: 5 die as a result of a boating accident in the Mannar Sea

Saturday, 05 October 2013 - 19:21

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5 individuals comprised of 4 women and 1 man perished today as a result of a boating accident that took place off the coast of the Mannar – Palugasthurei region.

 

Police media spokesperson SP Buddhika Siriwardena stated that 8 individuals were on board the boat when it capsized and that the deceased hailed from the Malambe region.

 

2 individuals who were injured as a result of the accident are currently receiving treatment at the Puttalam hospital and the other individual is currently receiving treatment at the hospital located in the Mullikulam Naval Base.




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