Bomb destroys EPDP MP's jeep

[TamilNet, Friday, 09 April 1999, 10:57 GMT]
A jeep used by the EPDP Batticaloa MP, Mr. Rasamanikam, was destroyed when a bomb believed to have been fixed to it, exploded around 3 p.m. today. The jeep was parked at a workshop at Thaandavanveli in the eastern district.

Sources said the jeep was brought to the workshop two days ago for repairs and the explosion occurred a short while before the jeep was to be collected

It is not known whether anybody was wounded in the explosion.

 

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