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Thu'nukkaay DS killed in DPU attack

[TamilNet, Sunday, 29 June 2008, 13:06 GMT]
The Divisional Secretary (AGA) of Thu'nukkaay division of Mullaiththeevu district was killed in a Claymore attack carried out by the Deep Penetration Unit (DPU) of the Sri Lanka Army (SLA), Tamileelam Police officials in Mullaiththeevu told media. The DS, Mr. N. Nanthakumar, 36, father of three-month-old baby girl, was killed on the spot in the attack which was reported at 4:50 p.m. Sunday.

Divisional Secretary dies in DPU attack
The remains of the deceased Division Secretary
The DPU attackers targeted Mr. Nanthakumar's motorbike at a locality between Ampalapperumaa'l Ku'lam and Koaddaikaddiya Ku'lam.

Mr. Nanthakumar was a resident of Skandapuram GS area in Karaichchi division iof Ki'linochchi district.

The dead body was taken to Akkaraayan hospital.

Divisional SecretaryDivisional Secretary dies in DPU attack
Divisional Secretary's motorbike
Divisional Secretary dies in DPU attack
Official motorbike of the DS

 

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