Arrests over attack on PLOTE

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 10 November 1998, 12:45 GMT]
The Counter Subversive Unit (CSU) of the Sri Lankan Police arrested 3 persons yesterday in connection with killing of Sinna Thasan, deputy military leader of the PLOTE (People's Liberation Organisation of Tamil Eelam) in Vavuniya and S.Shanmuganathan, a PLOTE MP.

Both were killed in claymore mine attacks in the northern border town early this year. The PLOTE MP Shanmuganathan was killed on July 15 and Sinn Thasan on May 12.

The PLOTE blamed the Liberation Tigers for the killings.


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