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Boat capsized in Madampe river

A boat travelling along the Madampe River at Ambalangoda capsized yesterday evening. Three people are still missing from the boat
The Ambalangoda Police confirmed that the boat was carrying local tourists at the time it capsized. According to the police 15 people were on board when the boat had turned over.
Apart from the missing three people no one else had sustained any serious injuries. The remaining 12 people were admitted to the Ambalangoda Hospital.
Meanwhile the police were carrying out search operations to find the missing people and were yet to determine what caused the boat to capsize.