SLA shelling kills two civilians, injures three in Vaharai

[TamilNet, Friday, 15 December 2006, 12:22 GMT]
Kallaru Sri Lanka Army (SLA) in Trincomalee launched shells Friday around 12:30 p.m on Kathiraveli civilian settlements in Vaharai in the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) territory killing two civilians and seriously injuring three, sources from Vaharai said.

The SLA shells were directed against the Kathiraveli Kali Temple and its surrounding areas, residents said.

One shell exploding on a house seriously injured the three residents occupying the house.

The SLA launched heavy shelling on Kathiraveli area throughout Thursday night causing the residents to spend the night in their bunkers.

 

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