Five drown as boat capsizes in Periyakulam

Published : 9:10 am  March 12, 2018 | No comments so far |  | 


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By Darshana Sanjeewa  

Three men and two women drowned in the Periyakulam Tank in Nilaveli last morning when their boat capsized, police said.  Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekara said the boat capsized while they were plucking lotus flowers in the tank.  

The victims belonged to one family and were residents of Periyakulam.  

The Nilaveli Police are investigating.