Jaffna trader shot dead

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 19 April 2006, 19:23 GMT]
Two motorbike riding gunmen shot and killed a shop owner at Kondavil junction, 7 km northeast of Jaffna town around 7:00 p.m. Wednesday.

The gunmen asked the business owner to come out of the shop, opened fire on the victim and fled the site in their motorbike, civilian sources said.

The victim, Mr. Ambikaipahan Thambapillai, a long time owner of a grocery shop in Kondavil Junction on Palaly Road, is from Palanyandavar Road in Kondavil East.

 

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