SLA strengthens sentry points in Jaffna

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 04 November 2003, 16:39 GMT]
Soldiers of the Sri Lanka Army are strengthening their sentry points in Jaffna town. SLA personnel were seen Tuesday constructing new sentry points replacing old ones on Stanley Road,the Clock Tower road junction and the entrance to the 512 Brigade headquarters in the Jaffna town, civil sources said.

Senior officers of the SLA were seen Tuesday supervising the work, the sources said.

After taking control of the Jaffna peninsula in 1996, the SLA established its town headquarters in the Jaffna city encompassing Victoria Road, Clock Tower Road and Power House Road.

 

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