4 year old Chanul Chathusa and 5 year old Ashini Maduwanthi of Baddegama area attending pre-school who were admitted to Baddegama District Hospital have died in this manner.
Other than these 2 cases, another 3 pre-school children were admitted in a serious condition to Baddegama District Hospital after which they were transferred to Karapitiya Teaching Hospital.
As the cause of this sickness is not quite clear, by now a special team of doctors have begun investigations on this matter.
'Arcade Independence Square' erected in the adjoining zone of Independence Square and Colombo Race Course was declared open yesterday by The Honourable President. The zone which comprises of shops, restaurants, rugger playground, film halls, restrooms and a number of other places is a location which caters to the public in and around Colombo and also rest and entertainment facilities. See collection of photos.
A cctv video is seen below of a man, woman and a servant woman; the latter carrying a baby entering a computer sales outlet in Puttalam Road in Kurunegala where in a well-planned manner, on the pretense of showing the environs in the shop to the child in her