Saturday, October 6, 2018


Four Persons Including Foreign Female And Her Daughter Have Been Injured Due To A Car-Train Collision

Four Persons including two foreign
National females have been injured and hospitalized after the Motor Car they were travelling in colliding with a Kalutara-Colombo Fort bound Train at a Railway crossing in Beach Road Wadduwa this morning (07).

The Injured including an Ukrainian  mother and her daughter and driver of the Car have been admitted to the Panadura Base Hospital and the critically injured Ukrainian Mother and Daughter have been later transferred to the Colombo National Hospital for further treatment .

The Car was dtagged away for  few meters after colliding with the Train and as a result it was severely damaged it has been revealed.The Car was travelling towards the Beach at the time of the incident .

A Herd Of Wild Elephants Destroyed A House Completely At Uhana -Mother And A Daughter Have Escaped

A Herd of Wild Elephants who had entered the Himidurawa village in U hana Divisional Secretariet, Ampara in search of food have destroyed a house located there completely last friday (05) it has been reported.

The Wild Elephants have consumed all food items in the house including Rice and Sugar after destroying the house and also destroyed a banana cultivation in the garden according to reports.

However the Mother and daughter who  were residing in the house have  escaped from Wild Elephant attack as they were not at home during the incident.

A Wild Elephant among the herd was responsible for the killing of the house owner in last August according to villagers .

A 22 Year Old Youth Has Drowned When Attempting To Take A Selfie At Pahanthudawa Water Falls

A 22 year old youth has drowned after falling in to a water filled hole whilst bathing in Pahanthudawa Water Falls at Belihuloya ,Balangoda last morning (06)

The deceased youth had faced this incident when  attempting to take a selfie picture whilst bathing at pahanthudawa Waterfalls with few of his friends it has been revealed.

Another youth had rescued while drowning  and admitted to Balangoda Base Hospital after jumping in to the water hole to save the deceased  youth.



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Four Persons Had Gone Missing Due To Floods

Four Persons including three females and one male had gone missing as the flood waters had drifted them away at Walallawita Divisional Secretariet Division in Kalutara  and Rathmale ,AgalaWatta areas yesterday (06).

Accordingly three females at Walallawita Divisional Secretariet and a male at Rathmale,AgalaWatta area had drifted away by flood waters .

Police with the help of the villagers are searching to find out the missing.

Meanwhile a person was rescued while drifting away by the flood waters at AgalaWatta yesterday it has been reported.

Almost all main roads and sub roads at Walallawita Divisional  Secretariet have been submerged due to floods it has been reported. 

Four Persons Have Been Injured Due To A Soil Mound Collapse

Four Persons Have been injured and
hospitalized after a Soil Mound has collapsed on to their houses at Udowita in Naboda, Kalutara in the  wee hours of this morning (07).

The injured including three females  (With a six year old small girl)and a male belonging to a same family  have been admitted to the Horana Base Hospital for treatment after rescued while trapped inside of a House by the villagers .Another resident of the house was escaped unharm.

Three houses have been  damaged two severely  due to the incident. 

Many Sub Roads In Colombo-Kalutara ,Galle ,Kandy Districts Have Been Inundated -Water Levels Of Few Rivers On The Rise Due To Heavy Showers

Many sub roads in Colombo,Kalutara ,Galle and Kandy Districts have been inundated last evening (06)as a result of 150 Mili Meter heavy showers that have been experienced in the Districts during whole day according to Meteorology Department.

Accordingly sub roads in Piliyandala, Maharagama,Bandaragama,Mathugama,Horana AgalaWatta,Ingiriya WeliPanna,Akurana areas have been inundated and transport activities of these roads have been distrusted heavily it has been reported.

Meanwhile WeliPanna Inter Exchange Entry of the Southern Expressway has been closed for traffic since last evening as the Mathugama-Aluthgama  road is being submerged due to heavy showers.

Motorists are being advised to restrict the speed at Southern Expressway to 60 Kilo meters per hour due to the adverse weather.

Meanwhile the water levels of Kalu River,GIn River and Attanagalu Oya are being on the rise due to 150 Mili Meter rain received yesterday.Accordingly Kalu River from Millakanda area ,GIn River from Baddegama area and Attanagalu Oya from Dunamale area shows minor flood situation the Authorities have announced.

Meteorology Department has said that the 150 Mili Meter continuous rain will be continued in several  Districts today (07)as well due to the low pressure area growing in the atmosphere near Sri Lanka .

Three Wild Elephants Have Been Killed After Colliding With A Train At Welikanda

Three Wild Elephants have been killed
after colliding with an Intercity Express Train travelling from Batticaloa to Colombo at Namalgama between Walikanda and Punawa Railway Stations in  Polonnaruwa last night (06).

Due to the incident around four Compartments of the Intercity Train have been derailed and the Railway line too severely damaged according to authorities.

There's a board indicating that the place where the accident occurred is an Elephant crossing .

Train Drivers are being advised to slow down the train near the Elephant crossings and when there are Elephants seen on the Rail Track ,However some drivers are not following the rules and as a result these incidents happens according to reports.Even when a Herd of five Elephants (With two unborn calfs)collided with a Train near an Elephant Crossing recently the Train drivers who was responsible for the tragic accident have not been punished by the authorities .

Meanwhile due to the incident occurred last night train services at Batticaloa Railway line is being restricted to Polonnaruwa Railways Department has said.

Another 254 Sri Lankans Stranded In England Had Been Brought Back To Sri Lanka Today ?10)

A special Sri Lankan Airlines flight carrying 254 Sri Lankans stranded at England due to the Corona pandemic had touched down Katunayake...