Three SLA troopers injured by rocket fire in Vavunativu

[TamilNet, Thursday, 11 January 2007, 11:52 GMT]
Three Sri Lanka Army (SLA) troopers from Vavunativu camp were seriously injured in rocket fire launched by the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) on Vavunativu area in Batticaloa Wednesday around 7:00 p.m, SLA sources said. The attack continued through Wednesday night.

The SLA troopers retaliated with heavy rocket fire from Wednesday evening on LTTE held areas in Vavunativu, Kurinchamunai, Navatkadu and Ayithiyamalai and other areas with civilian population, local residents said.

No one was injured in the attacks by the SLA.

 

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