Muthaiyankaddu luxury camp captured
A well fortified LTTE training base, where a top leader was in
hiding, in Muthaiyankaddu in Mullaittivu was captured by the troops of
Task Force 4 yesterday.
Unconfirmed sources said that they believe that Prabhakaran's son
Charles Anthony was living in the training centre, which boasts a luxury
underground bunker with electricity. The centre which had the capacity
to train over 600 cadres, is a well equipped computer training centre
and a base for physical training. Providing training for both males and
females, the centre is situated in the thick jungle, eight kms away from
the South West of Puthuiriyakuppu.
A large stock of weapons, dry rations, camouflage huts and sleeping
materials were found in the camp. The troops who confronted heavy
resistance from the LTTE, were able to recover four bodies of LTTE
cadres.The separate chambers with barbed wires were built for punishment
of cadres for disobedient. Under the instruction of the Task Force 4
commander, Col. Nishantha Wanniarachchi, the troops of the 14 Sinha
Regiment has captured the training centre, which is one of the biggest
LTTE training centres in the Mullaittivu district.