Tamil Medical Practitioner shot dead in Colombo
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 26 April 2006, 00:56 GMT]
Dr. S. Arulanantham, 44, a qualified doctor who ran a private medial clinic at his home in Mattakuliya, Colombo was shot dead by two unknown gunmen at 10.45 p.m. Tuesday inside his clinic, Mattakuliya police said.
The gunmen entered the medical clinic pretending to obtain treatment for abdominal pain for one of them, police sources said.
The motives for the killing were not known. Police are conducting investigations.
Dr Arulanantham is from Jaffna, and is the father of a girl.