Tamil youth recovered dead in Batticaloa
[TamilNet, Friday, 06 February 2009, 17:15 GMT]
Ka’luvaangchchikkudi police recovered the body of a Tamil youth with gunshot wounds Friday in Onthaachchimadam area in Batticaloa district. The youth had gone missing since 29 January after going to Erivil area with his friends from his village in Kokkaddichchoalai police division in Batticaloa district, the police said.
The victim was identified as Uthayakumar Kamalraj, 18, a resident of Pazukaamam in Kokkaddicholai police division.
The police handed the body to Ka’luvaangchchikudi hospital.
Onthaachchimadam is located 35 km south of Batticaloa town.