VTV presenter injured in Dhaka

A Villa TV (VTV) journalist has broken her wrist after the scaffolding she was filming on collapsed.

Aishath Usvathu was part of a VTV team broadcasting the SAAF games at Bangladesh.

According to Haveeru, Usvathu is being treated at the Scare Hospital in Dhaka and will soon be transfered to Apollo Hospital in Dhaka.

An Afghanistan cameraman who was also with Usvathu was injured.


Volleyball squad announced

The national volleyball team set to participate in the upcoming SAAF games has been announced.

A preliminary squad of 36 has been chosen by the technical and development committee for the volleyball association. From this group, a 12 man squad has been selected.

The coach in charge of the team for the SAAf games is Sonney Joseph. He has experience in coaching the Indian junior teams.

Before the SAAF tournament the team will have a warm up match abroad, according to the volleyball association.