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26 corpses of LTTE uncovered: consolidate defences in Vavauniya [Updated]

26 corpses of LTTE uncovered: consolidate defences in Vavauniya [Updated]

Scores 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.

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