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Incidentally, Ampitiya was also the home town of Col. Fazly Lafir, one of the founding officers of Sri Lanka Special Force, who died while leading a rescue mission after the LTTE overran the Mullaitivu military garrison in 1996. He was posthumously awarded Parama Weera Vibhushanya, the highest award ...

A CCTV footage found from a shop in the town showed that the boy was being escorted by an unidentified man and following the detection of the body, the police launch a manhunt to arrest the suspect. Then the suspect had fled to Nayaru Fisheries Village in Mullaitivu and had worked as a helper. Noticing ...
Mar 04, Colombo: The suspect in the killing of a 9-year-old boy at Iranawila in Chilaw was arrested in Mullaitivu today (04), the Police Media Unit said. Mullaitivu Police have arrested the suspect while hiding in the fishing village of Nayaru in Mullaitivu. The deceased boy identified as Juvan Pedige Sudeera ...
Adjacent to their protest site is a huge arch with the words 'Security Force Headquarters, Mullaitivu' embossed on it, leading to the village. ... When the original owners return to their land, a new set of challenges emerge, as Mr. Balraj or the residents of the nearby Pilakkudiyiruppu village, who moved in one ...
Therefore, when the army captured Kilinochchi, Mankulum etc. and all other LTTE towns, there were no civilians there to be affected. ... In newspaper reports we read, the Sri Lanka Army stated that when they entered Kilinochchi, it was a ghost town, since all the civilians have been made to move deep into ...
... almost a year protesting on the roadsides of various towns, in search of answers about their disappeared family members. The protest at Kilinochchi, the most prominent of the protests, will reach its one year mark tomorrow, February 20th. Photographs from families of the disappeared protest at Mullaitivu.
Earlier, Sri Lanka had transformed the Menik Farm Displacement Camp in Mullaitivu District into Menik Farm village, an apparel village with garment factories, as part of a new US$ 1.8 million national apparel initiative at village levels. The Displacement Camp was at one time considered the world's largest ...
The Army at a ceremony held today released a land area of 133.34 acres in Keppapilavu in the Mullaitivu Maritimepattu Divisional Secretariat, together ... 111.05 acres in Keppapilavu were released to 68 land owners and the remaining 21.84 acres were given to 17 land owners in Seeniyamottai village to ...
A cameraman films some of the destruction caused by the tsunami of 26 December 2004 in Mullaitivu, a town in northeastern Sri Lanka. ... Earthquake and Tsunami by introducing incremental improvements in the design of its coastal cities and their defences and greater protection for critical infrastructure.
Just off NH 75 in Jhansi district, between the villages Revan and Kakvara lies what can be termed the 'dogess shrine'—the kutiya maharani ka mandir ... The words “Security Force Headquarters, Mullaitivu” embossed on the arch leading to Keppapilavu village in Sri Lanka's northern Mullaitivu district make ...


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