A little boy has drowned after he fell into a canal in Maldeniya, Aralangawila.
This has occurred around 1.00 pm yesterday.
The child was in a critical condition, has died while admitting to the Aralaganwila hospital.
The deceased is identified as Dinuka Lasarana Kumarasiri, a resident of the Ulpathwewa area in Ruhunagama, aged 2-year and 3 months.
The police noted that the victim is a resident of Ulpathwewa, Ruhunugama.
The body is kept at the mortuary of Aralaganwila hospital.
Police are conducting further investigations.