A German passenger on a cruise ship was brought ashore for treatment by the Sri Lanka Navy today.
The 75-year-old German woman had reportedly been suffering from a heartache onboard the ship MSC Magnifica.
On a request made by the ship authorities the woman was brought ashore and admitted to hospital for treatment.
The German woman was disinfected at the Colombo harbour before being admitted to the Colombo National Hospital for treatment. (Colombo Gazette)