Bodies of two youths recovered from Sathurukondan

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 18 July 2006, 10:32 GMT]
Batticaloa Police Tuesday morning recovered bodies of two youths with gun shot wounds from shrub jungles in Swiss village in Sathurukondan, Batticaloa, police sources said. Murugupillai Mahadevan, 26, and Chinniah Somasunderam, 31, were abducted from their relatives house 8 p.m. Monday night by unknown gunmen. The gunmen allegedly shot dead the youths, dumped their bodies and escaped.

T-56 type rifle was used in the crime, Police said.

Batticaloa police said no one has yet claimed the bodies and the bodies have been transferred to Batticaloa Teaching Hospital for postmortem examinations.

Sathurukondan is located 4 km northeast of Batticaloa.


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