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* Russian national drowns in sea at Hikkaduwa in Sri Lanka
Mon, Jan 7, 2019, 11:05 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 07, Colombo: A Russian national has drowned on late Sunday night while bathing in the sea near a hotel in Hikkaduwa, a police report said.

The 48-year-old Russian national who was staying at a hotel near the Hikkaduwa town had drowned while taking a bath in the sea behind the hotel at around 11.30 pm last night.

The foreigner's body is currently kept in the Balapitiya Hospital mortuary.

Hikkaduwa police is conducting further investigations on the incident.

 

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