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Two killed and seven wounded in an air strike

Two civilians including a schoolteacher were killed and seven more wounded in an air strike this morning, 10th 0f October 2008. Around 6.45, Sri Lankan Air force targeted a civilian settlement in Kumarapuram, 1 km west of Paranthan. The wounded were immediately admitted to the Kilinochchi hospital. Arumainathan Santhirathevi, 52, and her 10-year-old daughter Arumainathan Archika were killed in this air attack.
Available names of the wounded civilians:
T.Arumainathan, 54
T.Sivaanath , 39
A. Agithan, 12
K. Yokamma, 39
M.Usha, 32
S.Thivakaran, 13