Friday, January 9, 2009

Troops eliminate LTTE infiltrators - Vavuniya

( of Army 61 Division manning the defence in Vavuniya confronted with a group of LTTE infiltrators detected in the Pampemadu area around 6, last evening (Jan 8).

During subsequent search, troops found 4 bodies of slain LTTE cadres, 5 T-56 rifles, 6 hand grenades, 1 radio communication set, 1 rifle fitted with silencer, and 1 micro pistol.

Troops suspect that it was this group of terrorists that had carried out several claymore attacks and assassinations in the area during last two weeks.