Mannar policemen shot

[TamilNet, Saturday, 22 August 1998, 12:12 GMT]
Two policemen were shot at by a suspected member of the LTTE. in Mannar town at 4:30pm on Wednesday August 19, said sources. The constables were at a tailoring shop when their attacker approached, shot them with a pistol and made his good escape they said.

One of the policemen died on the spot and the other was admitted in Anrajapura hospital with severe injuries, said MoD sources.

 

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