Tamil youth shot dead in Batticaloa

[TamilNet, Friday, 13 February 2009, 11:51 GMT]
Unidentified gunmen forcibly took away a Tamil youth from his house in Ea’raavoor police division and shot him dead, Thursday around 8:30 p.m, in Batticaloa district, according to Ea’raavoor police.

The victim was identified as Yogaraj Rajanikanth, 28, a family man and a resident of Orumu’raichchoalai near Vanthaa’rumoolai village, potter by profession.

Rajanikanth’s body is kept in Chengkaladi hospital mortuary.

Ea’raavoor is located 18 km north of Batticaloa town.

 

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