Thursday, January 15, 2009

Troops crush LTTE resistances, liberate Dharmapuram- Kilinochchi

(defence.lk)Troops of the 58 Division led by Brigadier Shavendra Silva rattled remaining LTTE resistances and gained total control over Dharmapuram, in Kilinochchi District a key LTTE stronghold located along the A-35 Paranthan - Mullaittivu main road, today(Jan 15) at around 2p.m.

According to Army media sources, Dharmapuram was a main terror bastion, frequented by senior LTTE terrorists. Troops are now engaged in search and clearing operations in the area, the sources further said.

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