Soldiers of Special Task Force (STF) undergoing training in nursing at Ampara who had boycotted classes have been interdicted from the 20th. 48 soldiers from STF headquarters were sent to Ampara for the training.
Six of the soldiers had been interdicted first alleging they had been drunk during duty hours. The other soldiers had boycotted classes protesting against the interdiction of their colleagues.
STF headquarters has decided to interdict all 48 soldiers.