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Grenade attacks in Inuvil, VVT, Nallur

[TamilNet, Thursday, 29 December 2005, 11:54 GMT]
One Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldier was seriously injured when unknown gunmen attacked an SLA foot patrol in Inuvil area, Jaffna, at 6 p.m Thursday. Inuvil has been isolated after the incident as the SLA has cordoned off the area. No other details of the injured soldier are available.

Meanwhile, unknown gunmen hurled a grenade and exchanged gunfire with Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers manning the sentry at the Valvettiturai, Vadamaradchy Aathi Kovilady along the beach road, Wednesday 9.20 p.m, source said. No one was injured in the incident. SLA has increased patrols in the area, according to residents.

In another grenade attack by unidentified assailants at the Nallur Arasady junction sentry point at 1 p.m Thursday, one Sri Lanka Army soldier was seriously injured.

No other details on the incident are available.

 

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