SLA trooper wounded in Sithandy
[TamilNet, Tuesday, 17 October 2006, 19:25 GMT]
Unknown armed men opened fire on a Sri Lanka Army (SLA) unit of the Murakodanchenai SLA camp at Sithandy in the Eravur police division in Batticaloa district Tuesday around 12:30 p.m. seriously wounding an SLA trooper,
military sources said.
M. K. Senivaratne, 33, was rushed to Polanaruwa hospital.
The SLA retaliated following the attack but no one was hurt, added the sources.
No one was arrested in the search operation conducted by the SLA after the attack.