Saturday, 12 April 2014 - 19:37
Bodies of Gopi and Thevian indentified by relatives : Video
Bodies of 2 LTTE leaders Gopi and Thevian who were killed during an operation in Padaviya forest were identified by their relatives today.
Security forces states that relatives of the other LTTE leader Nawarathnam Navanedan alias Appan’s failed to identify the body.
The relatives of the LTTE members arrived this morning to the Anuradapura teaching hospital.
Gopi’s body was identified by his wife.
Gopi was one of the suspects who fired at police injuring a sub inspector in Dharmapuram, Kilinochchi before he fled the area on the 13th of last month.
Thevian’s body was identified by his mother.
Thevian, who was killed in a security forces operation in the jungles of Padaviya has been identified as a pilot attached to the Radha Force of the LTTE.
Investigations further revealed that Thevian had participated in attacks on the Anuradhapura Air force Camp and the Kolonnawa Oil Refinery in 2007.