Fire breaks out at Childrens’ Hospital in Peradeniya

Fire breaks out at Childrens’ Hospital in Peradeniya

August 25, 2011   10:39 am


A fire broke out today (August 25) at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike Children’s Hospital in Peradeniya which originated from an MRI unit in the hospital, the Peradeniya Police stated.


The Peradeniya Fire Department along with the police and the hospital staff are engaged in quelling the fire while no injuries have been reported in the incident.


Authorities stated that the value of the MRI unit which was destroyed was around Rs.875 lakhs.

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