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5 farmers killed, 4 injured another missing in LTTE genocidal attack - Welikanda

4 farmers killed, 4 injured  in LTTE genocidal attack - Welikanda

LTTE terrorists continuing with its spree of genocidal attacks and village massacres have killed 4 more farmers at Menikdeniya in the Kadawathmadu area, East of Welikanda yesterday (March 25) at around 10 p.m.

Four farmers who escaped with gunshot injuries are now receiving treatment at the Government Hospital at Polonnaruwa, Welikanda Police said.

The farmers were at a thresh floor working with a thresh mill when LTTE terrorists attacked with indiscriminate small arms fire, Police said citing the injured.

The Welikanda Police is conducting further investigations while combined Army and Police search operations are continuing in the area.

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