Oct 02, 2020

33 including schoolchildren injured as bus falls off precipice (Pics)

Thirty three passengers have been injured after a private bus plying on the Hatton-Dayagama road fell off a 25-foot precipice at around 7.00 am today (02).

According to reports 21 school children are among the injured who have been admitted to the District Base Hospital Dickoya.

Hospital sources say that the injured passengers are not in a critical condition.

Police stated that the potholes on along the road had caused the bus to veer off the road.

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