The Air Force conducted a series of air strikes on Pallai Tuesday destroying LTTE artillery positions and ammunition dumps, defence sources said.
After the attacks by the Israel made Kfir jets, security forces heard a huge explosions and noticed a big fire that had raged for six hours, defence sources said yesterday. It is believed that a number of LTTE cadres were injured in the strikes.
There were no attacks on security forces in the North after the Pallai air attacks.
Meanwhile, attacks on the Vavunativu Army camp in Batticaloa by the LTTE were successfully repulsed. No Army personnel were injured in the attacks.