13 fishermen missing, one youth abducted in Mannar
[TamilNet, Monday, 16 April 2007, 20:03 GMT]
Thirteen Tamil fishermen left for fishing Monday morning in Mannar Sea went on missing and another youth was abducted at Murunkan the previous night by persons came in a rickshaw.
Out of the 13 fishermen, eleven are from Vidaththalthivu and two are from Pallimunai.
They, who went for fishing in the morning as usual, have not returned until late in the
evening, fisheries sources said. The relatives lodged complaints at Konthaththivu Police in Pallimunai.
Meanwhile, the whereabouts of the Tamil youth abducted by unidentified persons came in a three-wheeler Sunday night in Murunkan, are not known. However, the Murunkan
Police, on receipt of a complaint, recovered the three-wheeler allegedly used for the abduction of Jesurajan Roshan, 21.