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* Body of Police officer went missing during flood rescue found
Sun, May 27, 2018, 11:17 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 27, Colombo The body of a Police Constable, who went missing on Friday (25) during a flood rescue operation in Madampe, was found this morning.

The Navy troops deployed for flood rescue found the body 200m away from the place he went missing.

The 29-year old police officer identified as Dilan Sampath went missing when he joined a group of police officers to rescue a family from flood waters in the Gal Wala Road area in Galmuruwa-Madampe.

Officer Sampath was attached to the Madampe Police Station.

 

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