Chinese woman drowns in Weligama sea

drowningA Chinese woman died in hospital after drowning in the Weligama beach last evening, the police media unit said.

The police said that the 33 year old woman was taken to the Matara hospital after she had been rescued while drowning in the Weligama sea.

According to the police, the Chinese woman was in serious condition when she was admitted to hospital and had passed away later.