Thursday, March 5, 2009
Bullet Successfully taken out of Thilan Samaraweera
In the attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team by unknown group of gunmen at Lahore in Pakistan on 3rd march 2009, Six players were injured. The most seriously injured among the six was Thilan Samaraweera. A bullet pierced into his knee. After the attack, the Sri Lankan players were immediately brought to Colombo. Today, Samaraweera was operated to remove the bullet from his knee. The operation was successful.