Nineteen school children sustained injuries when the bus they
were travelling in toppled on the A-9 at Mullaiady close to Pallai
town on Saturday (15) morning. Children from Kaithady were on
a special journey to Mullaithivu when they met with this accident
which caused serious injuries to seven.
Wanniarachchi, Commander 552 Brigade having heard of the incident
sent the Brigade ambulance and troops to the scene and made hasty
arrangements to evacuate the seriously injured students to Kailinochchi
Government Base hospital. Others with minor injuries were admitted
to Pallai government hospital.
the 23rd Gemunu Watch serving in the area took the injured to