Police Official shot, injured in Vavuniya

[TamilNet, Thursday, 28 December 2006, 12:19 GMT]
Officer-In-Charge (OIC) of the Suduventhapilavu area police station in Vavuniya was shot and seriously injured when unknown gunmen carrying pistols fired at him in close range at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, police in Vavuniya said.

The OIC was first taken to the Vavuniya General Hospital and later transferred to Anuradhapura hospital, hospital sources said.

 

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