Adampan massacre - 50 killed.

Place: Adampan, Mannar | Courtesy: TIC
| Date: 19860713

On 13 July 1986, a group of Sri Lankan soldiers launched a cordon and search operation in Adampan, Mannar, in the course of which, many Tamil and (Tamil speaking) Muslim people were killed.

The number of people killed, including those who died in strafing by helicopter gunships, is estimated at over 50.