Tamil woman shot dead in Vavuniyaa

[TamilNet, Saturday, 29 March 2008, 18:52 GMT]
A 35-year old Tamil woman, a mother of three children, was shot dead by unidentified armed persons who arrived in a three-wheeler at Theakangkaadu in Vavuniya Friday night. The body was handed over to the Vavuniyaa general hospital for postmortem and inquest, sources said.

Meanwhile, three Tamil youths drowned in tanks which are in full capacity due to recent rain. They had gone for bathing and got drowned in three separate incidents Friday and Saturday.

One person was identified as Balendran of Ve'ppankulam. Details of the other two persons have not be released yet.

 

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