Indian intelligence agencies warned
“Indian intelligence agencies have conveyed to Sri Lanka that this information has been given as a general information and an inquiry will be conducted in this regard and action taken in this regard will be apprised to Sri Lanka,” the statement said. “All information received regarding national security will be scrutinized and all steps are being taken to strengthen security,” the ministry said.
Intended to avenge the killing of LTTE leaders
As reported by The Hindu, intelligence agencies have inputs that the LTTE plans to launch an attack on the Mullivaikal anniversary that falls on May 18. LTTE Cadre This day is also celebrated as Tamil Genocide Remembrance Day. The aim of this attack is to avenge the murder of LTTE chief Velupillai Prabhakaran, newsreader Isai Priya and other leaders. In 2009, the Sri Lankan army claimed to have killed the top LTTE leadership in an encounter with Mahinda Rajapaksa in office. However, then the Sri Lankan army was also accused of massacre of Tamil people.