2 LTTE members killed in police ambush
[TamilNet, Sunday, 10 September 2006, 16:44 GMT]
Sri Lankan police personnel lying in ambush shot and killed 2 members of the Liberation Tigers at Karuwakkerny Vikneswara Vidyalayam in Valaichenai, about 30 km. north of Batticaloa, around 8 p.m., Saturday.
The Police said they have recovered 2 pistols, 2 hand grenades and 2 cyanide capsules.
The police handed over the bodies to Valaichenai hospital.
Sources in Valaichenai said the LTTE mebers were idetified as Sutha and Viji.
P.Thayamohan, the Political Head of the LTTE for Batticaloa District said their organization will contact ICRC to receive the bodies.