Two more Tamils shot and killed in Trinco Thursday

[TamilNet, Thursday, 07 December 2006, 20:50 GMT]
Two more Tamil civilians were shot dead by armed men who came in a motorbike Thursday evening at Aathimoddai village located at sixth milepost along Trincomalee-Nilaveli road. The armed men fired at the victims when they were standing at a shop in the area, Police sources said.

Residents identified the victims as 21 year-old Bernard Kingsely, a customer, and 27 year-old Velu Jeyakanthan, a salesman.

Bodies of dead persons were lying in the mortuary of the Trincomalee general hospital.

Uppuveli Police began inquiries into these killings.


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