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Student injured at leadership training

2014 Nov 13

leadership trainingA university student has sustained injuries during the mandatory leadership training and is receiving treatment at the Anuradhapura General hospital, the Inter University Student’s Federation (IUSF) said in a statement today.

The IUSF said that the student, identified as V.K.D.R Kaushalya, received injuries while attempting to scale a wall during the training exercise at a military camp on Saturday.

Kaushalya fell from a seven foot wall and damaged her shoulder and is believed to have suffered internal injuries.

The IUSF said that the leadership training is being conducted despite objections raised by the students and their parents. (Colombo Gazette)

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