Mother plunges into river with two children in suicide attempt


A woman, together with her two children, had jumped in the ‘Chandrika Wewa’ in Embilipitiya earlier today (01), in a suicide attempt.

While the woman, identified as a 32-yar-old resident of Suriyawewa, was rescued along with her 11-year-old son, her five-year-old daughter was reported dead.

Both the mother and son were later hospitalised at the District General Hospital, Embilipitiya.

Suicide Prevention Hotlines;

☎️ Mental Health 1926 (toll FREE )
☎️ CCCline 1333 (toll FREE )
☎️ Sumithrayo- 0112696666
☎️ Shanthi Maargam- 0717639898


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