IDP shot dead in Batticaloa

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 15 January 2008, 15:24 GMT]
An unidentified gunman shot injured Monday around 7:00 p.m a male Internally Displaced Person (IDP) in a refugee camp in Kalliyangkaadu area in Batticaloa and the victim, rushed to Batticaloa Teaching hospital, succumbed to his wounds at the hospital, Batticaloa police said.

The victim was identified as Kanthasamy Selliah, 42, an IDP from Koduvaamadu area in Chengkaladi in Batticaloa district.

The killer had gone to the IDP refugee camp and opened fire on Selliah.

 

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