Youth shot dead in Mannaar
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 12 September 2007, 11:11 GMT]
Unidentified armed persons shot dead a Tamil youth, a fisherman at Ward No: 8 in Pe'saalai village in Mannaar district Tuesday night. His body with gunshot injuries was recovered Wednesday morning by villagers. The victim has been identified as Subash Kari Daniel Fernando, 25, a resident of the village, sources said.
Talaimannaar police on receipt of information rushed to the site and initiated investigation into the killing.
The police recovered several video-cassettes near the body.
Talaimannaar police handed over the body to the Mannaar general hospital as directed by Mr.T.J.Pirapaharan, Mannaar District Judge, sources said.