Paramilitary cadres abduct 3 youths in Batticaloa
[TamilNet, Sunday, 06 November 2005, 16:39 GMT]
Armed men believed to be the cadres of the paramilitary Karuna Group have kidnapped three youths at gunpoint Saturday night in Kaluwankerny in Eravur. Complaint lodged by parents of the kidnapped youths at the Eravur Police said that the kidnappers had come in a white van. At least five youths have been reported disappeared last week in the Batticaloa district.
Mr. Uthayan Selvarajah, 25, Mr. Subramaniam Kanapathipillai, 32, and Mr. S. Leethan, 31, were the youths kidnapped by the paramiltary cadres.
Eravur is located 12 km north of Batticaloa town.