Bodies found in Kalmunai

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 17 June 1998, 23:59 GMT]
Two dead bodies with gunshot injuries were discovered yesterday morning close to the wall of Ramakrishnan Mission School in Kalmunai, 38 km south of Batticaloa in the eastern province. They are believed to have been murdered Monday night, said sources.

One of the bodies has been identified as that of Ilango, 22, a garage worker in Kalmunai. The other body has not been identified yet.

The residents of the area are said to be tense following the deaths.

Kalmunai is a large Muslim - Tamil town on the east coast of Ampara.

 

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