Heavy Fighting in Kilinochchi
Sri Lanka Air Force Bomber Jets carried out two successive air attacks targeting two Tiger camps near PUTHUKKUDIYIRUPPU Mullative around 7.45 a.m. 9th October. No casualties reported yet and LTTE Media maintained the Silence.
Meanwhile heavy fighting still in MULLAITTIVU Front and KILINOCHCHI battle field.Because of yesterdays 8th October clashes 47 LTTE terrorists killed,26 injured while 11 Sri Lankan Soildiers died and 46 injured.
While Sri Lankan troops are advancing to the kilinochchi and Mullaittivu which were considered as LTTE Strong areas, LTTE laid stiff resistance throughout yesterday to repulse troops advancing. Hence heavy fighting erupts yesterday and today near NACHCHIKUDA – AKKARAYANKULAM Road,Akkarayankulama Tank bund, Vannerikkulama and Andankulama . During the attacks MI-24 launches air attack to the Troops. 29 LTTE terrorists killed, 23 injured and 2 Soldiers died, 7 injured in yesterday's advancing.
Meanwhile Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Sarath Fonseka visited Jaffna Security Forces Headquarters yesterday.
Also Claymore attack targeting a bus on Pu'liyangku'lam - Puthukkudiyiruppu road in Wanni took place 6th October killing 3 and 7 wounded.
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