Dutch national drowns at Mount Lavinia sea

drowningA Dutch national who had gone for a swim in Mount Lavinia had drowned, the police media unit said today.

The police said that the foreigner had gone for a sea swim and was pulled away by strong currents.

The man was later rescued and taken to the Kalubowila hospital where he had died. He was identified as a 60 year old resident of the Netherlands. (Colombo Gazette)

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  1. There were boards warning swimmers the danger of swimming during the monsoon months but were removed by unknown parties. They need to be put back ASAP.

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