SLA trooper killed in Vavuniya claymore attack
[TamilNet, Thursday, 05 October 2006, 20:04 GMT]
A Sri Lankan Army (SLA) soldier was killed and two others injured in a claymore explosion targeted at the SLA foot patrol in Nampankulam area in Vavuniya at 7:50 a.m. Thursday, Vavuniya Police said.
The body of the dead soldier has been taken to the Vavuniya General hospital.
The injured soldiers were first admitted to the same hospital and later transferred to Anuradhapura General Hospital for further treatment.