Upsurging People's Force

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The Upsurging People's Force (Tamil : பொங்கி எழும் மக்கள் படை) is a militant group in Sri Lanka.


The group was unknown until February 2006, when it claimed responsibility for a series of attacks on Sri Lankan army and navy cadre in the north and east of Sri Lanka in December 2005 and January 2006. [1] It claimed responsibility for a series of further claymore mine attacks on soldiers and police officers on 15 April 2006, [1] but has not issued any public communiques since then.

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