Two women arrested by SLA in Vavuniya
[TamilNet, Tuesday, 04 July 2006, 12:20 GMT]
Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers at the Veppankulam, Vavuniya sentry point arrested two Tamil women at 4 p.m. Monday on suspicion of having links with the Liberation Tigers, Vanni parliamentarian Sivanathan Kishor said. The two women were arrested when they were returning from Chettikulam after attending to registration issues regarding their housing in Maharambaikulam, the parliamentarian said.
The SLA transferred the arrested to the Vavuniya police at 8:00 p.m. Monday.
SLA claimed that Parameswary Jeyashankar, 32, had the telephone number of the LTTE in her cell-phone, and therefore alleged that she has links with the LTTE.
Indrani Selvam, 40, was arrested for having accompanied Ms Jeyashankar, Vavuniya Police said.