|EPDP activist killed in Point
An EPDP activist was killed
yesterday in Point Pedro in a road accident.
It was initially reported that the victim,
Ratnasingham Satheesh (30) was shot dead by
unidentified gunmen on his way to a function in a
school in Kudaththanai.
However, police said that reports indicated that the
victim had died due to head injuries after he fell
off his motorbike.
Police, however, said they were awaiting the
post-mortem report for confirmation.
General secretary Douglas Devananda also said he was
awaiting the final report. “According to initial
reports, there were no gun shot injuries. However, I
am awaiting the final report,” he said. (AW)