Karuna group cadre shot, injured in Batticaloa

[TamilNet, Saturday, 23 December 2006, 17:59 GMT]
Unidentified armed men opened fire Friday around 9:45 p.m on the office of Karuna group on New Muhathuvaram Road in Batticaloa injuring one Karuna group member, Batticaloa police said. There were more than eight Karuna group members inside the office at the time of the shooting, the police added.

The firing on the Karuna group office, located in front of the Batticaloa Petroleum Corporation, lasted for nearly 15 minutes.

No further details are available.

 

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