Youth shot dead in Thenmaraadchi
[TamilNet, Monday, 09 July 2007, 15:36 GMT]
Unidentified armed men dressed in black and green took a rheumatic youth away for interrogation from his house at Madduvil south in Thenmaraadchi Sunday around 5:45 p.m., and shot him dead, sources in Madduvil said. Sri Lanka Army (SLA) troopers had searched the youth's house just around two hours before the killing.
More than seven gun shot wounds were found on the victim's body.
The victim was identified as Kumarakulasingam Sivanesan, 22, a chronic rheumatic patient.
The killers , arriving after the SLA search party had left, took Sivanesan 300 m from his house and shot him dead.
Chaavakachcheari Magistrate conducted inquiries at the site of the killing.
Kodikaamam police handed the body to Chaavakachcheari hospital.