SLA harasses campus students in Urumpiraay
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 11 July 2007, 10:44 GMT]
Sri Lanka Army (SLA) soldiers cordoned off and searched areas in I'nuvil and Maruthanaamadam Wednesday morning, sources in Jaffna said. Undergraduates from the Jaffna Campus on their way to attend lectures at the Fine Arts Faculty locate along Urumpiraay Road were subjected to intense questioning and body search, affected students said.
House to house search was conducted by the SLA soldiers throughout the morning.
Vehicular traffic was affected. Office workers and students attending schools also suffered delays, sources said.