Indian textile seller reported missing in Batticaloa
[TamilNet, Sunday, 02 July 2006, 15:45 GMT]
A textile seller, Sangaravel Meyyappan, 35, who had come from Tamil Nadu state, India to Batticaloa disrict, has been reported missing since 27th of June, Batticaloa Police said.
Meyyappan has been moving around in the district, selling clothes, according to his brother Sangaravel Rajkumar who has filed a complaint with Batticaloa Police.
Many textile peddlers from India have been observed in the streets of Batticaloa suburbs and remote villages.
A textile trader from was found shot dead in Valaichenai in May 2006.