Victims of Saththurukondan massacre remembered in Batticaloa

“Credible evidence before a presidential commission revealed that the 184 Tamil men, women and children from Sathurukondan, Panichchaiyady and Pillaiyaradi  slain 31 years ago were taken to a Sri Lankan army camp,” Lanka Files tweeted.

On September 9th 1990, people from Sathurukondan, Panichchaiyady, Kokkuvil, Pillaiyaradi villages of Batticaloa district were taken to an army camp and slaughtered by Sri Lankan soldiers, with the help of Muslim Home Guards.

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