Ferry owner among 3 arrested over Kinniya tragedy

TPL | Published: 2:11 PM Nov 24 2021
Local Ferry owner among 3 arrested over Kinniya tragedy

The owner of the ferry that capsized in Kinniya is among the three men arrested today (24) over the fatal mishap.

Police spokesman SSP Nihal Talduwa said the two others are operators of the ferry that overturned, killing six and injured 20 others.

Among the dead are a man aged 70 years and a 30-year-old woman as well as her son (aged six years) and daughter (aged 3 ½ yrs), and two sisters.

TPL | Published: 2:11 PM Nov 24 2021

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