Ex-CVF shot dead

[TamilNet, Saturday, 10 October 1998, 18:46 GMT]
An ex-militiaman of Civilian Volunteer Force (CVF) identified as Meerasahib was found shot dead this morning near the Paandirippu cemetery. The CVF was established by the Indian army in 1989 with Tamil and Muslim youth recruited and conscripted through the EPRLF.

Meerasahib had been mentally unstable for a while after the Indian army withdrew in 1990.

He was recently employed as an office help at the Kalmunai Police station sources said.

Police sources said that killers of Meerasaahib are yet to be identified.

 

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