1 killed, six injured in blast

[TamilNet, Thursday, 18 December 1997, 23:59 GMT]
One civilian was killed and six others wounded on the island of Eluvaithivu this morning around 10.30am, when they tried to open an unidentified object that drifted in from the sea.

A girl identified as Nadarajah Ketheeswari was killed when the object exploded.

Five members of the same family were injured in the blast, along with another civilian.

 

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