Saturday, January 17, 2009

Assistance sought for soldier in Tiger area

(DM)The Regional Director of Health Services (RDHS) in Kilinochchi says he has written to the health delegate of the ICRC in Puthukkudirruppu seeking medical assistance for a soldier who is receiving treatment at a hospital still under LTTE control.

According to the RDHS, Lance Corporal H. M. Saman Puspakumara from Ugrasgahawatta, Amunukenduwa, Ampagawatta, Welimada needs further neuro surgical care after sustaining gunshot injuries on his forehead. Full Text