Two Muslim youths shot injured in Ea'raavoor
[TamilNet, Saturday, 05 July 2008, 01:47 GMT]
Unidentified men riding a motorbike opened fire at two youths chatting along Mahamathy road, Ea'raavoor within Ea'raavoor police division in Batticaloa district Friday around 8:00 p.m. causing injuries and fled the scene, Ea'raavoor police said. The shooting incident was reported 400 meters away from the Police station.
The victims, identified as Mohamed Mubeen, 23, and Mohammed Wajid, 21, both residents of Mahamathy road and are receiving treatment at Batticaloa Teaching hospital.
Ea'raavoor is located 15 km north of Batticaloa city.