Elderly man killed in Batticaloa grenade attack

[TamilNet, Friday, 02 June 2006, 14:35 GMT]
Unidentified men lobbed a hand grenade inside a house in Puthur area in Batticaloa Thursday night around 9.15 p.m killing Rasiah Kanesan, 56, on the spot, said Batticaloa police.

The victim's body has been taken to Batticaloa hospital morgue, hospital sources said.

Batticaloa police is conducting further investigations.

Puthur is located 10 km north of Batticaloa town.

 

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