2:41 PM

10 JVP MPs are to follow Wimal

10 JVP MPs who support MP Weerawansa say at press conference they want to resolve current problems in party while staying in party.JVP MP Piyasiri Wijenayake today said that 10 JVP MPs are to follow Wimal Weerawansa and act independently in parliament.

11:35 AM

JVP CEntral Committee Try To Sack Wimal

JVP parliamentarian Wimal Weerawansa tells parliament JVP Central Committee plans to sack him from party after eastern elections in emotional statement

7:53 AM

Tamil Civilians Seek Protection With Army

6 Tamil civilians including 4 females sought protecting with security forces after fleeing from the non-liberated Wanni area on Sunday (April 6).

The people have arrived at Pudukudiiruppu, a coastal suburb in Mannar under security forces control and were later directed to an IDP center in general area Pariharakandal under the safe custody of the Mannar Police.

7:52 AM

3 LTTE Killed

3 LTTE terrorists were reported killed sniped by SLA troops deployed ahead of LTTE forward defences in the embattled Wanni theatre on Monday (April 7).

According to military reports received, 2 terrorists including a female cadre were killed by SLA snipers in general area Karampaikulama between 1.20 - 1.30 p.m. Earlier, another terrorist was reported killed sniped in general area Thirukethiswaram at around 10a.m.