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Five killed, two wounded in Trincomalee grenade attack on civilians

[TamilNet, Monday, 02 January 2006, 14:58 GMT]
Unidentified men riding in a three-wheeler lobbed a grenade into a group of people killing five persons and wounding two, on the Dockyard Road in Trincomalee town, Monday night around 7:50 p.m. The victims are yet to be identified, Trincomalee Police said.

The victims were seated on a bench opposite the Dutch Bay sea beach along the Dockyard Road, sources said.

Further details are not available at the moment.

 

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