Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lankans injured in a bus accident in India
Thu, Mar 13, 2014, 11:07 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 13, Greater Noida: An accident on the Yamuna expressway in Uttar Pradesh state of India has left at least 10 Sri Lankans injured, four of them seriously and others with minor injuries.

The group of Sri Lankan tourists was on their way to Agra when their tour bus rammed into a truck ahead of it, Times of India reported.

According to police, the accident occurred 8km from the expressway's zero point in Greater Noida yesterday. The driver of the truck fled after the accident.

Rescue teams from the expressway have rushed the injured to Kailash Hospital in Greater Noida.

One of the injured, a 63-year old woman, has been admitted in the intensive care unit for severe head injuries, a doctor at Kailash Hospital said.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka's state owned retail network chain Sathosa will not be privatized, Minister vows
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Finance Minister promises to reduce current taxes and pass benefits to people
-- [5 hours ago]
U.S., Sri Lanka Marines, Sailors work together on disaster relief, humanitarian assistance operations
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Central Bank says Monetary Board to take action against any wrongdoing in Employees' Provident Fund transactions
-- [8 hours ago]
Indian authorities seize over 16 kg gold smuggled via sea from Sri Lanka
-- [8 hours ago]
Former Defense Secretary not certain about entering politics, studying Trump
Sri Lanka trade balance widens over 16 percent in December 2016 as import expenditure rises
Temporary injunction against appointing a military officer as Sports Director of Education Ministry
Fasting MP Wimal Weerawansa is too weak to attend hearing, court told
Indian naval ship INS Darshak arrives at the Port of Colombo on a training visit

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.