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Mullaitivu farm worker injured by explosive

A farm worker in Mullaitivu was injured yesterday when an explosive detonated in Neththaliyaru, Visvamadu West. 

The man was ploughing the field, situated on private land, when the blast occurred. 

The father of four has been admitted to Kilinochchi hospital. 

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