This is one of the saddest story and students should be more vigilant and alert when having baths, boat rides.
Police reported that five students who sat for this year’s G. C. E. Advanced Level examinations had drowned in the seas off Mandaitivu Island in Jaffna, at approximately 1.30 pm today (28). Meanwhile, one more student still remains missing, Kayts Police said. The group had reportedly drowned on a sea bathing expedition, when their boat capsized in the sea. The identities of the victims are yet to be determined.
Kayts Police are in the process of conducting further investigations into the incident. Navy launched a search operation.