Police post in Mannar attacked, one constable injured

[TamilNet, Friday, 17 November 2006, 02:23 GMT]
A constable was injured when a group of unidentified persons attacked the police check post at Kattukaraikulam in Murunkan police division in Mannar district Wednesday night around 10.45 p.m. Police sources claimed that a group of five cadres of the LTTE had fired at the police check point, military sources said.

Police said the attackers fled when they retaliated, opening fire at the attackers.

Kattukaraikulam police check point is located at 64th milepost along Mannar-Madawawachchi main road.


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