Two SLA troopers injured by LTTE fire in Vaharai
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 27 December 2006, 11:25 GMT]
Two Sri Lanka Army (SLA) troopers from the Kadjuwathe SLA camp were seriously injured when the Liberation Tigers retaliated to the intensive mortar and artillery barrage launched by the SLA from its camps at Mankerny, Kadjuwathe and Valaichenai Paper Factory on Vaharai area in the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) held territory, Wednesday from 7:30 a.m until 11:00 a.m, sources from Vaharai said.
The injured troopers were rushed to Polannaruwa hospital.
SLA shells fell and exploded in the civilian residential areas of Palchenai, Panichankerny and Kandalady, but no one was hurt.