Sri Lanka Tamil Tiger aircraft in night raid

Oct 28, 2008 (LBO) – Power to Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo was cut Tuesday night after Tamil Tiger guerilla aircraft dropped bombs in the north eastern Mannar area of the island, the military said. Military spokesman Udaya Nanayakkara said Tamil Tiger aircraft had dropped two bombs near the Mannar area police headquarters around 10.30 p.m. Tamil Tigers had previously raided installations in the capital Colombo using low flying light aircraft.