16 students and a teacher were affected by the yellow coloured substance sprayed from the sky on two days.
The Principal of the Vembadi Girls High School, Mrs. V.Shanmugaratnam has requested the environment protecting unit of the Jaffna police.
It has been observed that yellow coloured drops falling on students and teachers yesterday. Last Wednesday also this phenomenon had been observed. The students and teachers on whom the drops fell had experienced burning sensation, black spots on the skin, injury, swelling, vomiting, and nausea.
The Principal has sent a letter to the OIC, Environment Unit of the Jaffna Police requesting them to undertake inquiries to find out the real reason for the spray.