Student dies while taking part in a Marathon

Thursday, 31 January 2013 - 12:53



A female student of the Ananda National School in Chilaw had died today after being taken ill while taking part in the marathon in the school sports-meet.


Following the incident teachers of the school had admitted the student to the Chilaw hospital.


However, speaking to our news team a hospital spokesperson stated that the child had died en route to the hospital.


While the cause of the demise of the student has not been uncovered yet, an investigation has been launched into the death of the female student.