War exercise turns Va'rani into battleground
[TamilNet, Saturday, 05 April 2008, 11:49 GMT]
More than one thousand Sri Lanka Army (SLA) troopers participated in a war exercise in Ka'ndalkaadu area in Va'rani, Thenmaraadchy from 8:00 p.m Friday to 9:00 a.m. Saturday, residents in Va'rani said.
SLA troopers from Manatkaadu, Kudaththanai, and Mirusuvil SLA camps were brought to the site in military convoys to participate in the exercise.
Large number of troopers were deployed along the Va'rani Kudaththanai road, and several Buffel armored vehicles according to sources.