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Army joins rescue operations in Wellawatte

Army joins rescue operations in Wellawatte

[May 19 2017]

Army troops of the 14 Division belonging to the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) joined the rescue operation in Wellawatte, where a five-story building still under construction collapsed on Thursday (18th May 2017), states army media sources.

Around 20 people were injured in the incident. Troops are engaged in rescue operation braving the prevailing inclement weather conditions.

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