4:09 AM

Nine terrorists killed

Defence sources in the Mannar battlefront reveal that 9 terrorists have been killed so far in yesterday (April 8) clashes.

According to the militery sources, army infantrymen have launched an attack at LTTE bunker defence located in the Thiruketheeshwaram area around 3.30 pm (yesterday). The ground troops have revealed that at least 4 LTTE cadres were killed in this incident. Army has suffered no casualties, the sources add.