National Service Scheme apologizes to personnel for ‘military brutality’

The National Service Scheme has apologized to the graduates were beaten a military personnel at the LaDMA Annex on Monday

It is said the incident was “regrettable”.

The registration process for this year’s national service personnel turned chaotic when some military personnel moved in to maintain order.

The presence of the military was necessitated by a long disorganized queue of prospective personnel.

The officers reportedly used belts and batons on the personnel leaving at least two persons injured.

One of the injured persons, a lady, is said to have been stuck on the head while a young man suffered injuries on knees from a strike by one of the uniformed personnel.