Thursday, May 22, 2008

Soldier injured in LTTE claymore mine explosions- Akkaraipattuwa

A soldier received minor injuries when LTTE terrorists triggered off 2 byroad claymore mines, targeting an Army route clearing patrol along the Akkaraipattuwa - Pottuvil main road in Akkaraipattuwa, today (May 22) at around 10.15a.m.

The explosions were said, have occurred between Urani and Komari general areas, MCNS sources said. The injured soldier was immediate rushed to the general hospital at Akkaraipattuwa.

During subsequent search operations conducted, troops have found 4 battery cells, sources further said.

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