Thursday, January 8, 2009

Army claims Murasumoddai

B. Muralidhar Reddy

(TH)COLOMBO: The Sri Lankan military on Wednesday claimed to have captured Murasumoddai town on the way to Mullathivu amid stiff resistance from LTTE cadre.

A statement from the Defence Ministry said here that troops continued their offensive march further eastwards after capturing Paranthan and entered Murasumoddai township despite stiff resistance from the LTTE. Full Text