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Three school boys drowned while bathing in the Nilaweli sea in Trincomalee this evening, police media spokesman Prishantha Jayakody said.

He said that the boys from a school in Walapane Nuwara-Eliya were swept away by a sea current while they were sea bathing.

The victims were rescued by navy divers and were immediately admitted to the Nilaweli Hospital. (SD)

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  • sama Friday, 15 July 2011 10:57 AM

    who allowed these school boys to bath in the sea.totally negligence and careless..

    Bernard Friday, 15 July 2011 01:25 PM

    Swimming should be a must in the schools,

    Aru Saturday, 16 July 2011 06:33 AM

    Teachers should be held responsible for these deaths since it was a school excursion.


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