Initial investigation court to inquire the death of 4 soldiers who were buried under a earth mound in Ambepussa-Video
Army Commander Lieutenant General Daya Rathnayake has ordered the appointment of an initial investigation court into the incident where 4 soldiers died last afternoon after an earth embankment collapsed on them, while they were preparing the shooting ground in the Ambepussa army camp.
Director of the army media unit Brigadier Jayanath Jayaweera said that a team of military police was also sent to the location in order to conduct further investigations into the incident.
4 soldiers died after 5 soldiers who sustained injuries in this incident were admitted to the Warakapola hospital.
Director of the army media unit Brigadier Jayanath Jayaweera said that the other soldier is currently receiving treatment at the Kegalle base hospital.