Youth shot, burnt to death in Vavuniyaa

[TamilNet, Monday, 19 January 2009, 22:26 GMT]
The burnt body of a 26-year youth was found lying on the bund of the Parasangawa Tank in Vaarikuttiyoor in Vavuniyaa police division Sunday morning. Initial inquiry revealed that the said youth had been shot dead on Saturday night and later burnt by some unidentified armed persons.

The body has been lying in the Vavuniyaa general hospital for postmortem and identification.

The police have also sought the assistance of the public to identify the burnt body.

 

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