Ex EPRLF cadre gunned down in Akkaraipattu

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 05 April 2005, 13:49 GMT]
An ex cadre of the EPRLF was shot dead in Akkaraipattu, 64 kilometres south of Batticaloa, Tuesday around 5.30 p.m., Police said. He was cycling on the Akkaraipattu-Saahamam road when he was gunned down by an unidentified person. EPRLF is a paramilitary that operates with the Sri Lankan armed forces.

The ex EPRLF cadre was identified as Mr. John Silva Amerasingham. Officer in Charge of Akkaraipattu Police Mr. Sathis Gamage is investigating the killing.

 

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