Gunfire ambush in Batticaloa, STF trooper wounded

[TamilNet, Monday, 29 September 2008, 14:15 GMT]
A Sri Lankan Special Task Force (STF) trooper sustained serious injuries in a gunfire ambush at Arasadiththeevu in Paddippazhai, 15 km west of Batticaloa city Monday around 1:30 p.m., police said.

The wounded STF trooper, Sanath, 20, was rushed to the hospital in Makizhadiththeevu and transferred to Batticaloa Teaching hospital.

 

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