A Newspaper Published by World Institute for Asian Studies. Powered by WIAS, Vol. 8 No. 332

Only Prabhakaran and under 100 LTTE cadres left- Military Spokesman

By Ravi Ladduwahetty from Colombo

Colombo, 06 April, ( The LTTE cadres now left are restricted to Leader Velupillai Prabhakaran and under one hundred others who are trapped in the safe zone, Military spokesman Brigadier Udaya Nanayakkara told Asian Tribune.

The Troops of the 58, 53 Divisions and those of Task Force 8 are consolidating after the capture of the Pudukudirippu town and the LTTE was very restricted in its movements now, he said

He also denied speculation that the LTTE Military Leader who headed the Vanni operation Banu and 90 others had surrendered. There have not been surrendees, but only the dead bodies of the LTTE cadres who have been killed, he said.

There have been a total of 250 LTTE cadres killed today of the total of 420 LTTE cadres killed since the Troops surrounded the Pudukudirippu town three days ago, Brigadier Nanayakkara said.

- Asian Tribune -

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