2 SLA soldiers killed, 3 injured in LTTE attack in Batticaloa
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 18 March 2009, 10:30 GMT]
Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) combatants launched a grenade attack Tuesday around 8:05 p.m on a Sri Lanka Army (SLA) unit at Mu’rakkoddaancheanai in Ea’raavoor police division, killing two soldiers and injuring three, Batticaloa LTTE wing said.
SLA has launched a search operation Wednesday morning at the site where the LTTE attack took place.
Mu’rakkodaancheanai is located 2o km north of Batticaloa town.