10 Tamil civilians arrested in Tissamaharagama
[TamilNet, Thursday, 31 May 2007, 11:28 GMT]
Sri Lanka Army (SLA) and Police arrested ten Tamil civilians in a combined cordon and search operation on Wednesday evening in Tissamaharagama, a town in the Matara district, south of Sri Lanka, sources said.
The arrested are being detained in Tissamaharagama police station and being subjected to interrogation by the Terrorist Intelligence Bureau of the Police, sources said.
Police sources said they were taken into custody as they failed to prove their identity and the cause for the stay in the location.