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Student, Who Was Injured During State's Junior Athletics Meet, Dies

Kottayam: A student who sustained severe head injury during a hammer throw event in the State Junior Athletics Championship died on Monday in the hospital. The student, identified as Apheel Johnson from Moonilavu near Erattupetta, was under treatment for 17 days before he succumbed to injuries. Apheel, who is a student of St Thomas School Pala, was part of the volunteers team when a hammer fell on his head during the event.