Blast kills three, injures seven

[TamilNet, Thursday, 30 August 2001, 06:21 GMT]
Two policemen and a civilian were killed in an explosjon near Kalmunai police station, 35 km. south of Batticaloa, around 8.30 a.m. Thursday morning. Seven civilians were wounded in the blast, accoring to police sources in Kalmunai.

The incident occured about 100 metres from the Kalmunai police station. The police said the bomb was concealed in a bicycle.

The wounded civilians wounded were admitted at the Kalmunai base hospital. The dead police constables were identified as Boyagoda and Chandradasa.

 

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