A train traveling from Aluthgama to Colombo derailed in Slave Island around midday today after a compartment of the train crashed against a wall. Three bystanders were injured and rushed to the National Hospital for treatment. The police are conducting further investigation (GS)
Sabotage anybody !!!!!! what on earth were the bystanders doing there?
Geronimo Sunday, 17 October 2010 01:34 AM
Now the Govt. has an excuse to go ahead with the demolition of these houses citing that they are too close to the railway tracks and therefore a danger to life and limb ( which is actually true.) Coincidence?
Bogie Sunday, 17 October 2010 01:38 AM
Bystanders? These people are practically living on the tracks!
Baba Boo Sunday, 17 October 2010 03:24 AM
Results of poorly maintained trains and track.
Anura Sunday, 17 October 2010 06:37 AM
Speeding??? No laws for train speed right.. Do you remember the people who died in Colombo Kandy express at Rambukkana? still the wreckage is there
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