Fisherman killed

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 04 May 1999, 10:17 GMT]
A Muslim fisherman was killed when a Sri Lanka Navy patrol boat opened fire on a group of boats fishing three miles off the Mutur jetty in the sea south of Trincomalee this morning around 5.45 a.m.

His colleagues escaped the attack.

Navy sources said that the boats were suspected to be LTTE vessels.

 

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