|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.