Two policemen killed in Vavuniya claymore attack

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 16 January 2007, 05:49 GMT]
Two Sri Lanka Policemen were killed in a claymore attack inside the Vavuniya Kachcheri premises, around 8:10 a.m., Tuesday.

The claymore was fixed to vehicle which was reported stolen few days ago, police said.

More Sri Lanka Army soldiers and Special Task Force elite troops rushed to the blast site and conducted a search. It is not known if any arrests were made, sources said.

The policemen killed in the attack were identified as Janake and Geethsri, according to Vavuniya police.

Their bodies are kept at Vavuniya hospital mortuary.

 

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