Police officer abducted in Vadamaraadchi
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 23 May 2007, 20:43 GMT]
Unknown persons abducted a high ranking police officer attached to Nelliyadi police station in Vadamaraadchi Sunday, after taking him for a drink at the liquor shop at Nelliyadi junction, in Sri Lanka Army (SLA) High Security zone, 300 meters from the police station, sources in Vadamaradchi said. Sri Lanka Police has not officially confirmed the alleged abduction.
Nelliadi residents said that the missing police officer is believed to be involved in many killings, abductions and other human rights violations in Vadamaraadchi.
Meanwhile, four SLA troopers of a road patrol unit were abducted Sunday at Kudaththanai area in Vadamaraadchi east, unconfirmed independent sources in Thenmaraadchi said.