The Edition

Latest

Maldivian child falls from building in Sri Lanka

Mariyam Malsa
10 February 2020, MVT 11:02
A street in Colombo, Sri Lanka. PHOTO: MIHAARU
Mariyam Malsa
10 February 2020, MVT 11:02

Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed that a Maldivian child was in critical condition after falling from a building in Sri Lanka.

As per local media outlet Mihaaru, the three-year-old child fell from a third floor apartment in Dehiwala, Colombo.

The foreign ministry provided assurances that the Maldivian Embassy in Sri Lanka would offer any required assistance to the child's family.

The child is currently receiving treatment for injuries sustained in the fall at a hospital.

MORE ON NEWS