Sri Lanka Army on the directions of HE the President Mahinda Rajapaksa has offered a prosthetic arm to Ms Achala Priyadarshani, the final year Law student, whose arm on alleged medical negligence, was amputated after an accidental fall from a flight of stairs at her home in Urubokka.
The final year law student, Achala Priyadarshani lost her arm due to the treatment she has received from the Matara General Hospital following an accidental fall from a flight of stairs at her home.
The Health Ministry has initiated an investigation into the case as preliminary investigations have revealed negligence on the part of the doctors at the Matara General Hospital.
Meanwhile opposition leader Mr. Wickremasinghe to visited the Colombo National hospital and promised support of the UNP to provide an artificial arm.
The Colombo Low Faculty has set up a fund in aid of her details can be obtained on telephone number 071 5114139, 071 8825329, 071 2240405.