Samurthi officer shot dead in Amparai

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 17 April 2007, 15:19 GMT]
Unidentified gunmen waylaid and shot dead a Samurthi Development Officer on duty Tuesday around 11:35 a.m at Urani area in Pothuvil, Amparai district, while riding his motor bike, Pothuvil police said.

The officer was identified as K. Suthakaran, 27, attached to Pothuvil Regional Secretariat. Suthakaran, originally from Kalmunai, was married at Komari area.

Pothuvil police recovered Suthakaran's body from Urani and handed it over to Pothuvil hospital for inquest into death to be held.

Pothuvil police continue investigations into the killing.

Pothuvil is located 50 km southeast of Amparai.

 

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