Six upcountry Tamil youths further remanded
[TamilNet, Sunday, 07 October 2007, 08:23 GMT]
Six Tamil youths, residents of Kandy district were ordered further
remand by the Colombo magistrate's court Friday. They were arrested on
September 30 at Ragama town in Colombo district in a cordon and search
operation conducted by the Sri Lanka Army and police.
A private sector factory in Ragama had employed them.
The SLA and Police took them into custody as their
employer had not registered the names of these youths with the Ragama
They are being remanded in Welikada prison till the Kandy police
submit a report on these youths whether they are residents of Kandy, police said.