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* Youth killed in a big match clash in Sri Lanka's North
Sat, Mar 15, 2014, 11:51 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 15, Jaffna: A young man was killed in a clash at a big match in the former war zone of Jaffna in Sri Lanka's Northern Province.

The man who was killed was identified as a 23 year old past student of the St. Patrick College in Jaffna.

During the big match of between Jaffna Central College and St. Patrick College, a group of students of the rival school launched a sudden attack killing the past student of St. Patrick College.

Police said that two students had been arrested and police are looking for three more students to be arrested for the killing.

The big match was held in Vadukkodai in Jaffna.

Police media spokesman Ajith Rohana said that teachers, parents, students and all the society must act wisely to prevent such unfortunate incidents.

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