Tamil Tiger Supremo Velupillai Prabhakaran was shot dead today along with his son and other commanders while trying to flee the Government special troops when the Army Special forces closed in on the rebel fortifications.
According to a Military spokesperson, Prabhakaran and his aides were trying to escape out of their last hiding place to drive out of the war zone in a van and an ambulance, they were gunned down.
There is no official announcement as of now since the bodies are not recognizable. Source says that the report of DNA tests will confirm the death of the Tamil rebel.
This news has declared that the Srilankan Government has put an end to the 25 year old civil war in Srilanka claiming success on its side.