Jul 16, 2020

09 missing medical students found

Nine students of the Jaffna University's medical faculty, who were reported missing after venturing into the Muththaiyankattu forest reserve in Puthukudiyiruppu, have been rescued.

The students had ventured into the forest on a tour yesterday and a search operation was launched by officers of the Oddusuddan Police station, the Army, and residents of the area, after they were reported missing.

The students were handed over to the Oddusuddan Police.