Jun 16, 2022

Man at fuel queue dies

A man has died after suddenly falling ill while waiting at a fuel queue in the Wekada area in Panadura.

The victim, a 53 year old from the Hirana area had been waiting at the fuel queue in his trishaw when he had fallen ill and rushed to the Panadura hospital.

Meanwhile, another man who had been pushing a gas cylinder in a wheelbarrow in the Pugoda area, had also died after falling ill.

Police say that the victim is a 64-year old.