26 corpses of LTTE uncovered: consolidate defences in Vavauniya
of LTTE terrorists were reported killed and 26 bodies recovered after
fighting brokeout between troops and LTTE in general area Chiraddikulama
ahead of the Vavuniya defences yesterday (June 26), since 6p.m.
According to available information LTTE terrorists
have received heavy damages as LTTE battle formations were said beaten
in the military push launched by the 57 Division soldiers.
Meanwhile, 25 LTTE bodies were recovered by the troops
who were engaged in search and clearing operations while consolidating
the newly established defences, security sources said. Troops have also
uncovered 20, T-56 assault riffles, 01x 12.7mm anti-air craft machinegun
, 02x RPG launchers and 01x Light machinegun, MCNS sources said.