Sun, 19 Sep 2021 Today's Paper

23-year-old soldier found dead at Dambulla Bus Terminal

4 May 2020 08:48 pm - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

A 23-year-old soldier from Pallepola was found dead outside the public toilet of the Dambulla Bus Terminal today, the Army said.

It said the victim was a soldier attached to the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force at Kosgama.

The Army said the victim who was on leave has reported to duty on April 16 at the SF Regimental Headquarters at Naula, the nearest camp to his residence.

However, he has been hospitalized and was undergoing treatment for epilepsy from April 16 to 30.

After being discharged from the hospital, he has been on his way to the Kosgama Camp.

It was reported that the soldier was found unconscious in front of the public toilet, but due to CoronaVirus fears no one went near him, Only after nearly 30 minutes 2 individuals took him to the Dambulla Hospital. The health officials have taken samples for a PCR test and the cause of death has not yet been determined.

(Darshana Sanjeewa)

 

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

  Comments - 5

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 

  • Mm Tuesday, 05 May 2020 10:14 AM

    Just 23, so sad. He left this world at a young age

    Lion Tuesday, 05 May 2020 10:48 AM

    Does army recruit people with epilepsy? Looks like a another mee una story.

    Hari M Tuesday, 05 May 2020 10:54 AM

    RIP, what a waste of a young life without none to care.

    BuffaloaCitizen Tuesday, 05 May 2020 05:34 PM

    If he has epilepsy, he would not have passed his Medical Test. If he had been discharged from Hospital clear of his ailment, it needs to be investigated why he developed it again just discharged from hospital... it means he has not been treated properly. Everything will be swept under the carpet.

    Api Wenuwen Api Tuesday, 05 May 2020 05:50 PM

    Patriots are too busy trying to manage the collected funds, not understanding the constitution of the land and falsifying reports to believe they can stay in power forever claiming to safeguard all citizens


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 


Mysterious disease killing pups!

A mysterious respiratory disease affecting puppies in the Central Province is

Jacqueline Fernandez; Lankan Star Shining in Indian Film Sky

Sri Lanka’s Jacqueline Fernandez who has made a name for herself in India

Young families share stories of pregnancy in a pandemic

For hundreds of expectant and new mothers, pregnancy and childbirth are nothi

“Your travel plans should not come first” – Dr. Dinu Guruge

In a recent live discussion on fighting the Covid-19 pandemic hosted by Daily