Lives lost, several injured in Grandpass building collapsing
Three people have died after a building located down Babapillai Mawatha in Grandpass, collapsed. Two persons have sustained injuries.
Director of the Accident Ward at the National Hospital said the injured are in serious condition.
The Police Media Spokesperson said several others are buried under the rubble and that an operation is currently underway to rescue them.
The Colombo Fire Brigade said, eight emergency vehicles have been dispatched for rescue purposes.