Thursday, 13 November 2014 - 13:12
A person shot at on Nuge Road in Paliyagoda: A rehabilitated LTTE cadre murdered in Mannar.
A group of armed persons who arrived in a three-wheeler along Nuge Road, Peliyagoda have shot a person and fled the scene this morning.
Police said that the incident occurred at 10.15 this morning and the injured person has been admitted to Colombo National Hospital.
The victim is a 34 year old resident of Peliyagoda area.
A spokesperson of Colombo National Hospital stated that he has received injuries to his abdomen.
However, his condition is not critical.
Meanwhile, a group of persons have shot a rehabilitated former LTTE cadre to death Last night.
The person who was killed at his home in Ganesha-puram is a 40 year old named Krishnasaami Naguleshwaran.
When the victim, a mason, was cutting concrete blocks in front of his house, a group of unidentified persons shot him and fled the scene.
However, his wife could not identify the armed group.
It has been revealed that the victim was previously attached to the police cadre for the LTTE Organization.