Man drowns at sea while fishing


An individual who went fishing at the port of Valachchena had fallen into the sea and drowned.

According to the Police Media Division, three persons had left the port for fishing on the evening of 17 September and one of them had drowned.

The deceased, whose body was found in the Walachchena sea, has been identified as a 48-year-old resident of Mavaditchena.

Valachchena Police are conducting investigations into the incident.