Young family man shot dead in Kalmunai
[TamilNet, Thursday, 29 June 2006, 09:09 GMT]
Unknown gunman shot and killed Thayanithy Ketheeswaran, 29, a father of a child, with a 9mm pistol at his home in Arasunar Road, Pandiruppu, Kalmunai, 39 km south of Batticaloa, Wednesday night at 8:00 p.m., said Kalmunai Police. He was with his young family in his house when the assailant who came in a vehicle, struck him and escaped.
Motivations for the killing are not clear and the Kalmunai police is conducting investigations.
Katheeswaran’s body has been transferred to Kalmunai hospital morgue for postmortem examinations.