Family man shot dead in Kalmunai

[TamilNet, Thursday, 05 April 2007, 14:42 GMT]
Unidentified armed men shot dead a young married man Tuesday night around 9:30 p.m in Periyaneelavanai in Kalmunai in Amparai district. The killers abducted the young man from his home while he was with his wife and children, led him towards the nearby beach and shot him at point blank range,killing him on the spot, sources in Kalmunai said.

The victim was identified as Poopalpillai Kamaleswaran, 22, resident of Mahalingam Road, Periyaneelavanai.

Kalmunai police recovered the body of the victim and has commenced investigations.

Kalmunai is located 32 km south of Batticaloa town.

 

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