Ministry of Defence, Public Security, Law & Order
LTTE Recommences ethnic cleansing,
A civilian bus has been exploded at Kongollawa in Anuradhapura.
The LTTE terrorists have carried out a claymore mine attack at a bus carrying at least 100 civilians at Kongollawa in Anuradhapura around 8.20a.m today. The police sources said the bus had been traveling to Kabithigollawa from Yakaweva when it was caught in the explosion. Further, the police suspects at least thirty civilians were killed and many were injured due to the attack. The victims are now being rushed to Kabithigollawa and Anuradhapura hospitals. More information will follow.
TamilNet, June 15, 2006 03:30 GMT]
At least 25 civilian passengers in a civilian bus were killed and more than 20 were wounded when a Claymore mine exploded near Kebitigollawe, 23 km southeast of Vavuniya, Thursday around 7:50 a.m., police officials said. Wounded passengers were rushed to Kepitigollawe and Anuradhapura hospitals.