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Asian Tribune is published by E-LANKA MEDIA(PVT)Ltd. Vol. 20 No. 74

Ex Army soldier's bullet riddled body found in Valachchenai

[b]Ex Army soldier's bullet riddled body found in Valachchenai[/b]

By Munza Mushtaq – Reporting for Asian Tribune

[b]Colombo, 07 March, ([/b] The bullet riddled body of an ex-Army soldier was found on Monday morning at around 6.20 a.m. near a Mosque in Meeraodai, Valachchenai.

The victim was identified as Recruit S.M. Navaz (25 years) from Meeraodai, Valachchenai, who had gone missing since December 31, 2004.

He was found gunned down by an un identified gunman using a 9 mm pistol near the JUMMA mosque in Meeraodai, valaichenai, at pointblank range.

"The motive of this brutal assassination is yet to be ascertained," an Army spokesman said.

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