Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Eravur, Sri Lanka--13 August 1990

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 26 November 2017

Date: 13 August 1990

Location: Eravur, Sri Lanka

Type of event: terrorism


Tamil LTTE guerrillas attacked a mosque in Eravur, Sri Lanka, using automatic weapons and other weapons. About 122 were killed, with reports of another 36 missing and 43 injured.

Consequences: 122 killed, 79 injured or missing


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