Eastern CM unhurt in accident
KURUNEGALA: Eastern Province Chief Minister Sivanesathurai
Chandrakanthan's vehicle was involved in an accident in Gokarella,
Kurunegala yesterday. The Chief Minister was unhurt.
According to Chief Minister's spokesman M.S. Thavaraja, the car
collided with a double cab coming from the opposite direction around
"The incident had occurred when Chief Minister Chandrakanthan was
heading from Colombo to Trincomalee escorted by his convoy," he added.
"His car was damaged but he escaped without injury," Thavaraja told
the Daily News. The cab driver was arrested and the Gokarella police are