Two youth Killed in Train tragedy


Two youths were killed after they struck the Mee Oya Bridge between Ambanpola and Galgamuwa while travelling on the train this afternoon.

Police said the youth had been travelling on the footboard and fallen into the Mee Oya after they struck on the bridge.

They were admitted to the Galgamuwa Hospital but pronounced dead on admission.

The deceased are residents of Ragama and Anuradapura areas.

Police said the remains are kept at the Galgamuwa hospital.