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22 SLA personnel injured in road accident in Vavuniyaa

[TamilNet, Saturday, 7 August 2010 08:32 No Comment]

A bus carrying Sri Lanka Army (SLA) personnel travelling from Jaffna to the South on vacation met with an accident Friday morning at Ee’ratperiyaku’lam in Vavuniyaa injuring 22 SLA personnel, Vavuniyaa hospital sources said. Over speeding was said to be the cause of the accident.

The injured were admitted to Vavuniyaa government hospital first and later transferred to Anuradapura government hospital.

SLA personnel based in Jaffna going home South on vacation are taken in buses up to Anuradapura and from there they travel on their own to their home towns.

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