Situation Report on 10th January 2007
Two TMVP members Killed In Tiger Attack - Batticaloa, at 08:30 Hours
on 9 Jan
On Tuesday (09) around 8:30 P.M. Tigers destroyed the
TMVP Office in Valaichchenai Town by attacking it with hand grenades and
Two TMVP members were reported killed and two others
were injured in the attack.
Grenade attack repulsed at Polikandi in Jaffna - on 09th Jan 2007 at
A tiger terrorist who attempted to hurl a hand grenade
at the troops at Polikandi yesterday (08) around 1.00 p.m. was shot dead
in retaliatory fire.
A soldier was injured in the confrontation.
In a subsequent search operation 01 claymore mine, 02
detonators and 04 pen torch batteries were recovered. Velvetiturai
Police are conducting inquiries.
Troops recover 25 Kg claymore mine at Nallur in Jaffna - on 09th Jan
2007 at 2.00 p.m
On an information received from a civilian, troops
recovered a 25 kg claymore mine hidden along temples road, Nallur around
2.00 p.m. today (09).
The recovered claymore mine can be activated both
remotely and manually
LTTE pistol gang opens fire at Police constable in Vavuniya - on
09th Jan 2007 at 4.15 p.m
The LTTE pistol gang opened fire at a Police constable
on duty at Sector 1 on the Vavuniya-Mannar road around 4.15 p.m. today
(09). The injured Police constable who was admitted to the Vavuniya
hospital was later transferred to the Anuradhapura hospital for further
Policemen Fired At By Tigers - Vavuniya, at 4:20 Hours on 9 Jan
Tiger terrorist had fired a pistol at policemen
traveling in a tractor on the Veppankulam road on Tuesday (09) around
A Policeman was injured in the incident and admitted
to the Anuradhapura hospital.
Four Tigers Killed by Security Forces - Batticaloa at
11:00 p.m. hours on 9 Jan
Tiger terrorists were preparing to attack Troops on duty at
Vinayagapuram Tuesday (09) at 11.00 p.m.
Four bodies of terrorists who had been killed when
troops retaliated and Three T 56 assault rifles were found in a search
operation which followed.
The dead terrorists are believed to be those who had
attacked and fleeing away from the TMVP office in Valaichennai on
Tuesday (09) around 8.30 p.m.
Soldier Injured In Claymore Mine Explosion - Jaffna at 14:00 Hours
on 9 Jan
A soldier was injured on Tuesday (09) around 14:00
p.m. and admitted to Pallaly hospital when Tiger terrorists exploded a
claymore mine in Navanthurai.
Tamil Youth Injured During Tiger Grenade Attack - Vavuniya, at 6:50
Hours on 9 Jan
On Tuesday (09) around 6:50 a.m. LTTE terrorists
attacked the Police guard post with a grenade at Virapuliyankulam.
No casualties were reported to policemen, but a Tamil
youth identified as Kumar DILIP was injured as he was walking on the
road during the incident.
He was admitted to Vavuniya hospital.
This is not the first instance when Tigers injured
innocent civilians while attempting to target the Security Forces.