The staff of the Queen's Hotel, Kandy were able to save the life of a 3 year old British boy who had got his head stuck between 2 iron bars of the balcony in a room in 1st floor.
The child has met with this accident yesterday (12) around 5.30 p.m. after coming to visit the Kandy Esala Perahera with his parents.
When the parents were in the room, the boy has come to the balcony and has peeped down the street through the iron bars. Being unable to get his head out, he had tried to save his life for around 20 minutes.
The staff of the hotel who sprang into action, with the help of the police and the fire brigade, cut the iron bars and saved the child's life. The child's parents conveyed their sincere thanks to all of them for salvaging their son.