Saturday, January 10, 2009

Pottu Amman surrender NOT CONFIRMED

According to some other sources, NO surrender has taken place or it is NOT confirmed yet. Apologies for misinformation.

Original News Item:

According to unconfirmed sources, Pottu Amman, LTTE intelligence wing leader and second in LTTE military wing after leader Velupillai Prabhakaran, has surrendered to the Government of Sri Lanka on Friday (Jan 09).

The surrender has taken place in an undisclosed location when the LTTE veteran handed himself over to a Sri Lanka Army (SLA) Special Forces unit. Pottu Amman has been taken into Special Forces custody and is held in an undisclosed location, where he is being interrogated by SLA.

Pottu Amman joined the LTTE in 1981 and was in charge of planning and the brain behind the most of LTTE's covert and terrorist activities.