Fighting has started at 2.30 a:m and continued till 12:30 Noon. LTTE cadres have firstly launched the attack.
Sri Lanka ARMY successfully battled against the LTTE and has been able to eject and kill many tigers. And SL ARMY
also has been able to take the possession of significant area of the LTTE’s Forward Defense Line. Sri Lanka Air
force’s 2 MI24 helicopters have also battled in assistance for ARMY.
SL ARMY sources revealed that face to face fighting are now over and ARMY continues in clearing the area with the
assistance of SL Air force. ARMY Intelligence says that more than 100 of LTTE cadres died in operation and many has
SL ‘media center for security’ says, 40 Security personals died and 12 wounded in the operation.
Moreover it has been said that this was the severe fighting occurred after LTTE and SL government remove from the