Teacher arrested after 16-year old drowns in Walawe river

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The Sri Lanka Police have arrested a teacher over the drowning of a 16-year old girl and will be produced at the Balangoda Magistrate’s Court on Monday (01). 

The deceased is the among 15 students who participated in the event.

The body was recovered 2 hours after the student was reported missing, cause of death was reported drowning.

Police investigations revealed that the teacher had taken students for a swim without the permission of the principal of the school.