A German tourist drowned in the seas off Hikkaduwa today, the Police said.
The tourist had been lodging at a hotel in Narigama and had reportedly gone for a sea bath and drowned.
The individual was reported dead after being admitted to the Hikkaduwa Arracchikanda Hospital.
The Police said the body was taken to the Galle Teaching Hospital for a post-mortem examination.(Colombo Gazette)