Two persons abducted, one dead, other injured in Jaffna
[TamilNet, Sunday, 09 October 2005, 19:44 GMT]
Mr. Muthulingam Chandrakumar (24) of Alvai North was found Sunday early morning with injuries and his hands tied in an abandoned land in Vadamaradchchi area. Nelliyady Police on receipt of information rushed to the site and removed the youth to the Point Pedro Base Hospital, police said.
Police have provided tight security to the ward where he is warded, sources said
Preliminary police investigation held Sunday revealed that the injured youth had been abducted by an unidentified gang Friday night and attacked with pointed weapons.
About ten cases had been registered against the injured youth in Point Pedro magistrate's court charging him for anti-social activities in the area, police said.
In another incident, unidentified persons had abducted Mr.Gnanapiragasam Kirubairatnam (57) of Puttur Friday night and later he was found with injuries in a lonely spot.
Jaffna Police said he succumbed Sunday to injuries after admission to the Jaffna Teaching Hospital.