STF shoots dead 2 Tamil youths in Poththuvil

[TamilNet, Thursday, 05 July 2007, 22:19 GMT]
Two Tamil youths were shot dead by Special Task Force (STF) in Mukalikkadai in Poththuvil Police division in Amparai district on Thursday early morning. Police claimed that STF laid an ambush on a tip off that LTTE cadres were moving from Kaagnchirangkudaa through Mukalikkadai.

The bodies have been transferred to the Amparai General Hospital, hospital sources said.

Police said that they have contacted ICRC and Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission (SLMM) to hand over the bodies to LTTE,Pothuthuvil Police said.

LTTE has not commented on the incident.

 

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