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Navy rescues two Somalians

Jul 10, 2010 12:17:33 PM - itnnews.lk

The Sri Lanka Navy has been successful in rescuing two Somalians from a boat in distress. It was found about 80 knots away from the Galle Harbour.

Officers of the Southern navel base have been credited for the rescue of the damaged boat and the two Somalian nationals who were stranded.

Furthermore the Navy has handed over to the Galle Port Police the rescued boat and the individuals in question. However investigations are to be carried out by the Police as to how the boat crossed over into Sri Lankan waters.