Colombo-Vavuniyaa mail train derailed, 20 injured

[TamilNet, Thursday, 24 December 2009, 12:33 GMT]
About twenty passengers were injured when the Colombo bound night mail train from Vavuniyaa derailed at Galgamuwa Wednesday night, the Railway control room said. The injured were admitted to nearby hospitals.

The Yaazh-theavi morning train to Vavuniyaa, scheduled to leave Colombo, was temporarily suspended until further notice Thursday morning.

 

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