2 SLA troopers killed, 2 injured in Vavuniyaa claymore attacks
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 06 June 2007, 11:14 GMT]
Two Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers were killed and two soldiers injured in two separate claymore attacks in Vavuniyaa Wednesday morning, Vavuniya Police said.
In a claymore attack targetted at the road patrolin Ma'ravan Ku'lam road, one trooper was killed and another soldier was injured, police said. The injured soldier was first admitted to the Vavuniyaa Hospital and later transferred to Anuradhapura hospital.
Meanwhile, in another attack on a tractor driven by SLA soldiers near Poovarasangku'lam junction along Mannaar-Vavuniyaa road, one soldier was killed on the spot and another soldier was injured. The injured soldier has been transferred to the Anuradhapura Hospital, Vavuniyaa Police said.