President of Auto drivers' union shot dead in Akkaripattu
[TamilNet, Monday, 19 March 2007, 16:53 GMT]
Unidentified gunmen shot dead the president of the Panankadu Auto
Drivers' Union while driving his auto Monday around 2:15 p.m. in
Akkaraipattu in Amparai district.
The victim was identified as M. Ramesh, 26, a resident of Panankadu.
Ramesh's body first kept at Akkaraipattu district hospital was later transferred to Akkariapattu Base hospital.
Akkaraipattu police are conducting investigations into the killing.
Akkaraipattu is located 21 km southeast of Ampari.