Eighteen hospitalised due to gas leak
Eighteen persons were admitted to the Dankotuwa Hospital after
becoming unconscious due to a gas leakage at a soap manufacturing
factory in Dankotuwa, said Police Media Spokesman Ajith Rohana.
The incident took place at around 12.15 pm yesterday. According to
Dankotuwa Hospital sources, five persons were transferred to the Negombo
and Colombo National Hospitals. Dankotuwa police investigating.