Senior Clerk of Colombo DIG office dies in accident

Published : 9:10 am  August 16, 2018 | No comments so far |  | 


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By Darshana Sanjeewa

A Senior Clerk of the Colombo DIG’s office had died in a bus accident at the Olcott Mawatha in Pettah yesterday morning.

The Police said the bus, which was travelling towards the Pettah bus terminal on the Olcott Mawatha had knocked down the victim when she was trying to cross the road to go towards the DIG’s Office.

Pushpa Indrani Perera (61), a resident of Batuwatte, Ragama died after she was admitted to the Colombo National Hospital.

The Police said the bus driver was arrested and that he would be produced in the Hulfsdrop Magistrate’s Court.