Sri Lanka Army

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Published on - 1/6/2008

Charles, the Wanted Criminal Meets With His Waterloo

MANNAR: CHARLES alias SHANMUGANADAN RAVISHANKAR, Head, LTTE Military Intelligence Wing and an assistant to the top-rung Intelligence Chief POTTU AMMAN met with his death in the north of MANNAR during the clashes in the week end.

The terrorist leader in his mid 30's was the mastermind behind a spate of bloodbath in the past decayed or so.

Reports assert that he either participated or was actively involved in the attacks on Joint Operation Headquarters (1996), Central Bank of Sri Lanka (1996), Home of minister Douglas Devananda (1995), Former Navy Commander Vice Admiral Clancy Fernando near Taj Hotel(1992), Ratmalana Air Port (1997), Galadari Hotel(1997), Sri Dalada Maligawa(1998), Parliament Road near Welikada Rajagiriya(March 2000), Indian Prime Minister Rajeev Ghandi (1991) and a number of other terrorist crime claiming thousands of innocent lives.

He renowned as one of the brain Childs of the LTTE criminal wing has executed and taken responsibility among the organization in the past.