PLOTE member shot dead

[TamilNet, Monday, 05 October 1998, 19:05 GMT]
A senior member of the People's Liberation Organisation of Tamil Eelam (PLOTE) was shot dead by suspected members of the Liberation Tigers this afternoon around 01.30 p.m at Uppukkulam, in Mannar, said sources.

PLOTE sources said Kanthasamy Thamivaanan, alias Gobu, was shot dead while he was on his way to the group's office in Mannar town.

The Sri Lankan Police said PLOTE cadre was shot dead by Liberation Tigers who came on a bicycle.

 

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