The 16 year old boy, Thushara Indunil who had fallen on and been impaled on a wooden stick, died this morning while being treated at the National Hospital of Sri Lanka (NHSL). The victim had first been admitted to the Horana Base Hospital following a fall from a mango tree and subsequently transferred to the NHSL with the stick stuck in his neck on October 27.

He underwent an emergency surgery and had been placed on a life support system at the NHSL Intensive Care Unit. Indunil, who was from Peragodella, Bulathsinghala, in the Kalutara District. He was a student of Bulathsinhala Central College.