Suspected Tamil Tigers kill three villagers in Sri Lanka
Tuesday, April 14, 2009, 6:29 GMT, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Apr 14, Colombo: A suspected gang of Tamil Tigers shot and killed at least three civilians in a rural village of South Eastern Sri Lanka, defense officials said today.
The military spokesman, Brigadier Udaya Nanayakkara said the suspected LTTE cadres attacked the residents of Galvetiyamandiya village in the Monaragala District Monday evening around 7:00 p.m.
This attack follows a similar attack that killed nine people in the village of Mahagodayaya along the Buttala-Moneragala road on Sunday night.
The Police and Army are conducting investigations to apprehend the suspected LTTE cadres.