Tigers capture Paalampiddy

[TamilNet, Thursday, 18 November 1999, 10:05 GMT]
The Liberation Tigers have captured Paalampiddy, an interior village about 45 km. northwest of Vavuniya in a predawn attack today said LTTE sources in London.

The Tigers have overrun the Sri Lanka Army camp in Paalampiddy after destroying several SLA defence posts the sources said.

Paalampiddy is about 18 km. west of Iraniiluppaikulam, on the interior road which links the A9 and the highway from Mannar to Jaffna through Pooneryn.

 

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