Several injured after bus with pilgrims topples

accidentSeveral people were injured after a bus carrying pilgrims toppled along the Sellakataragama – Buttala road today.

The police said that at least 25 people were injured in the accident and were rushed to hospital.

The bus was returning to Ampara from Kataragama when the accident took place.


  1. Transport Minister should take serious steps to reduce accidents, which causes numerous deaths, permanent injuries, losing of Breadwinners, wastage of Police ,Courts Times.

    Drivers should be trained enough before, they take risk on the life of Passengers, pedestrians, bystanders. Driving is not simply a job, but a noble duty to take safely passengers or goods from one place to another. Always respect Drivers.

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