Jun 21, 2018

Saudi tourist found drowned in Mahaweli river

The body of the female Saudi Arabian tourist, who had gone missing in a rafting accident in the Mahaweli River, has been recovered in the Warathenna area.

The 24-year-old female university student from Saudi Arabia was reported missing after the white water rafting boat toppled yesterday (20) at Gohagoda, Katugastota.

Police said that a group of 7 tourists from Saudi Arabia were on the boat and only 6 of them were rescued.