The UPFA Uva Provincial Council candidate Senthil Thondaman , who was injured in an accident in Bandarawela last night, was admitted to a Private Hospital in Colombo, police said today.
They said the driver of the vehicle who had run away after the accident
has surrendered to the Badulla Police and was taken to the Bandarawela
Thirty one people who were injured in the accident are receiving
treatment at the Diyatalawa Hospital. A 48-year-old man was killed in
The victims had been canvassing in the Bandarawela area when Mr.
Thondaman’s vehicle had ran them down when the driver accelerated the
vehicle apparently by mistake.