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Two tea pluckers killed in Balangoda

Two tea pluckers killed in Balangoda
Two women were killed and another seriously injured when a tree fell on them at the Walawawatta Estate in Pinnawala, Balangoda this morning..
 
Another woman was admitted to the Balangoda Base Hospital with serious injuries police said.
 
The deceased have been identified as Sellaiah Parameswari and Sandanami Rosemiri, both residents of Walawawatta Estate.
 
A large tree had fallen due to strong winds and rains in the area.

The condition of the woman who was admitted to the hospital with injuries is serious, a hospital spokesman said.

The postmortem examination was held at the Balangoda Base Hospital.