State employee critically injured in sword attack
A Government employee was critically injured in an alleged sword attack yesterday (8) morning at the entrance of the Jaffna District Secretariat and following this incident, a tense situation prevailed in the region.
The victim is an employee of the Central Environmental Authority.
The injured employee has been admitted to Teaching Hospital, Jaffna. After the incident, a large number of Special Task Force (STF) personnel and Police officers had been deployed surrounding the Secretariat.