11 Tamil civilians arrested in Galle
[TamilNet, Monday, 21 May 2007, 11:03 GMT]
Eleven Tamil civilians were arrested by the Police in cordon and search operations conducted in the police divisions of Galle, Matugama and Maharagama in the southern province from Saturday night till Sunday morning. The Terrorist Intelligence Division (TID) of the Police subjected them to special investigation while being detained in police stations.
Meanwhile, two more Tamil civilians were arrested at Kaluthawalai, a suburb in Matale town in the central province in another cordon and search operation conducted by the police Sunday evening.
They are being detained in Bogambara prisons in Kandy and interrogated, sources said.