Food and essentials sent to Mullaitivu’s trapped civilians
Navy ensures safe passage:
The UN World Food Program dispatched 1,030 metric
tonnes of essential food items on Wednesday to trapped civilians in
Mullaitivu on the ICRC chartered vessel. The Navy is providing
assistance and safe passage to transport the food items.
Troops encircle No Fire Zone
Forces poised for civilian rescue:
The three decade prolonged conflict in the North
and East yesterday reached its climax as the Security Forces were
able to confine the LTTE, the most ruthless terror outfit in the
world into a narrow stretch of 20 square kilometres in the North of
Mullaitivu which has been demarcated for the civilians trapped
inside the conflict affected zone.