Dutch national drowns at Mount Lavinia sea

The man was later rescued and taken to the Kalubowila hospital where he had died. He was identified as a 60 year old resident of the Netherlands. (Colombo Gazette) A Dutch national who had gone for a swim in Mount Lavinia had drowned, the police media unit said today.The police said that the foreigner had gone for a sea swim and was pulled away by strong currents.