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Four persons including the driver of the backup vehicle of Public Relations Minister Mervyn Silva were hospitalized at the Chillaw hospital a short while ago after the vehicle they were traveling crashed into a tree.

Public Relations Minister Mervyn Silva’s backup vehicle which was heading from Anuradhapura to Chillaw met with the accident in Halabawatana. The driver of the backup vehicle, a member of the Ministerial security division and two others were injured in the accident. The driver of the vehicle is in critical condition, hospital sources said.

Reportedly the driver of vehicle had lost control of the vehicle and had gone off road and crashed into a tree. The police are conducting further investigations. (Jude Samantha) (Daily Mirror online)

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  • donkith@optusnet.com Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:33 PM

    o. missed the target

    GanjaRabbit Wednesday, 11 May 2011 03:05 PM

    aparade gaha......... aparade wasted opportunity eka........

    solo Wednesday, 11 May 2011 03:06 PM

    If the minister were inside and one of the victim lots of money would be saved in future

    appu Wednesday, 11 May 2011 03:20 PM

    Modaya unath Hitha honda eka, Handa Morla. Pissu wediwela.

    Ganesh Wednesday, 11 May 2011 03:16 PM

    This must be Mervyn's suicide combatants' training.

    Nadija Wednesday, 11 May 2011 04:23 PM

    Must be his suicide squad practicing! Lol

    lionheart Wednesday, 11 May 2011 04:08 PM

    Hope the tree isn't damaged.....

    sam Wednesday, 11 May 2011 04:38 PM

    Hina hina wenna hina ha ha haaaaaaaaaa joker of the century after all he is President's naughty boy ha ha haaaaaaa

    j Wednesday, 11 May 2011 04:48 PM

    This is 2nd serious accident, Once was may be 3 years before, unfortunately this time also god made mistake

    Thinuka Wednesday, 11 May 2011 02:53 PM

    No its a training mission "Kalaannya" hahaha

    Mervyn Perera Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:55 PM

    Sadly, god only recalls the good early.

    lanka Puthra Thursday, 12 May 2011 12:12 AM

    Pay back the money...........please....

    LIMA Thursday, 12 May 2011 02:40 AM

    they are all drunk , where is the law again , why no action , only the poor masses are penalised

    ASFAR Thursday, 12 May 2011 03:14 AM

    pray for the speedy recovery of the injured. they are doing their job by protecting a minister.

    shamil Thursday, 12 May 2011 06:04 AM

    invain i hope god takes them fast.less headpain in country

    perera Thursday, 12 May 2011 06:33 AM

    was mervyn training his suicide squad. shame he was not in the backup vehicle.

    DireStraits Friday, 13 May 2011 03:53 AM

    Suicide mission tries to kill a tree and fails! As usual, Mervyn has FAIL written all over him!

    the undertaker Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:13 AM

    WERE THEY ON SUPER-CROSS ROAD RACE??

    Epa Wednesday, 11 May 2011 02:34 PM

    Utterly wasting public money,vehicles and,manpower for nothing.Please stop these malpractices openly done by politicians ,police three forces and Bureaucrats.

    Steve Fernando Wednesday, 11 May 2011 02:24 PM

    God has mistaken again. Crashed the wrong vehicle.

    Moorthy Wednesday, 11 May 2011 01:25 PM

    Your suicide team need more training..........

    raj Wednesday, 11 May 2011 01:20 PM

    Good that they crashed in to a tree.

    pam Wednesday, 11 May 2011 12:52 PM

    Back up Vehicle ? how many I wonder !

    Calistus Jayatilleke Wednesday, 11 May 2011 12:26 PM

    So near, yet so far !

    Gane Wednesday, 11 May 2011 11:04 AM

    Still We are not lucky

    Lisa Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:54 AM

    Was the poor Tree the target for the suicide team...........

    amdon Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:56 AM

    So only 15 combatants are active now... Wishing the rest a speedy recovery! We need 19... not 15!

    SureshP Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:39 AM

    Suicide team praticing. Better luck next time

    Huxley Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:38 AM

    .Another lose of public Public Damaging Minister

    Rishard Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:31 AM

    Public money for all the stunts... I sincerely hope some thing happens to this moron....

    kalakanniya Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:05 AM

    hope they are in a suicide mission

    Ramesh Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:23 AM

    Police, please spare the investigations... you will not find anything and it is going to be a waste of public money..

    Labby Wednesday, 11 May 2011 10:19 AM

    Maybe it was a training session for his suicide combatants.


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