There have been a total of 1 shark attacks in West of Ceylon (Sri Lanka). Out of those, none have thankfully been fatal. 0 attacks came out of the blue while 1 have been provoked by humans.
|300 nm from shore||Invalid||H.M.S. Cornwall & H.M.S.Dorsetshire sunk by Japanese dive bombers. Officers & men in the water formed a circle with 60 of their dead in the center for 36 hours||Sharks were numerous & took corpses but made no attempts to harm the survivors.||NO|