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* Suicide attack in Eastern Sri Lanka kills two TMVP members
Sunday, February 24, 2008, 15:48 GMT, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 24, Colombo: A suspected LTTE suicide bomber on a bicycle rammed into a motorcycle in at Kalawanchikudi in Batticaloa this morning killing three including the bomber.

The two on the motorcycle were members of the Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pulikkal (TMVP), a political party contesting for local government polls in Batticaloa.

A TMVP spokesman said two of their political activists who were canvassing in the area for the upcoming elections were killed as they tried to inspect a suspicious looking man riding a bicycle.

Defence sources said a woman who was in the vicinity was also injured and admitted to the hospital.

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