What was left of LTTE in the East battles it out as pressure mounts on Vanni front

  • 30 Jan 2008 06:29:03 GMT

    LTTE on the run.

    [An Indian Defense boat and a coast guard ship were despatched to the Palk Bay between Sri Lanka and India in the wake of intelligence reports that Tamil Tigers could be sending some cadres to Tamil Nadu, Indian security reports said.

    Due to the onslaught of the Sri Lankan security forces, Tamil Tigers have been planning to flee to India, Sri Lankan forces also suspected.

    There had been intense activity in the Wanni, also to dispatch injured LTTE leaders for treatment to India, other intelligence reports said.

    A naval defense Boat T-60 and the Coast Guard ship ?Razia Sultana? have been deployed in the Palk Bay in the wake of the reports, Indian security reports said.

    Indian security sources were quoted having said speed boats had been asked to intensify patrolling along the Indian coastline, and added that helicopters have also been pressed into service.

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  • 30 Jan 2008 06:43:09 GMT

    Read the letter written by LTTE girl to her parents.

    [http://www.dailynews.lk/2008/01/30/news31.asp]