A boat used by Sri Lankan migrants to reach Reunion island last year, has been destroyed in a fire.
Media reports from Reunion island stated that the fishing boat had been used by Sri Lankan migrants to reach Reunion island on 26 December 2018.
The boat named “Roshan” with fishing equipment was docked at a port in Reunion island.
However, on Thursday the boat caught fire and sank.
An investigation has been launched to determine the cause of the fire. (Colombo Gazette)