Youth shot, seriously wounded in Ea'raavoor

[TamilNet, Friday, 12 October 2007, 19:05 GMT]
Two unidentified armed men traveling on a motorcycle shot and injured a youth Thursday night 8:00 p.m. at his residence located on Murugan koyil road, Chiththaa'ndi within Ea'raavoor police division in Batticaloa district.

The victim identified as Viswanathan Uthayaraj, 25, a farmer by profession, was called out by name while watching television in house, and was shot at point blank range by the armed men.

The attackers fled the scene after the shooting.

The injured youth has been admitted at Batticaloa teaching hospital.

 

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