Police arrests Tamil youth in Kokkaddichchoalai

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 24 October 2007, 14:41 GMT]
Kokkaddichchoalai police in Batticaloa district arrested a Tamil youth Tuesday at his house in Chinnaveddai area in Kokkaddichcholai police division, Batticaloa Head Quarter Police said. Three hand grenades and nine rounds used for micro type pistol were found in the search conducted Tuesday at the youth's house, the police claimed.

The arrested Tamil youth, Vellaithamby Satheeskumar, 22, is a farmer and a resident of Ku'runthadi in Chinnaveddai area.

Kokkaddichchoalai police after interrogation handed the youth to Batticaloa police who produced him before Batticaloa Court Magistrate S. H. M. Izadin Tuesday afternoon.

The Magistrate directed the police to place him remand prison.

Kokkaddichcholai area was under the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam control until the recent offensives of the Sri Lanka Army (SLA) wrested control from the Tigers.

Kokkaddichchoalai is located 15 km southwest of Batticaloa town.

 

Latest 15 Reports
29.07.16 10:39  
SLMC for North-East merger, NPC should do more for Tamil-Muslim unity: SLMC Vanni Wing
28.07.16 23:42  
Colombo continues to dilly-dally on processing political prisoners‘ cases
27.07.16 23:14  
UNP answerable for 1983 genocidal pogrom: Batticaloa UNP Organiser
26.07.16 23:38  
JUSU opposes police cases against Tamil students, SL military steps up surveillance
25.07.16 21:12   Photo
2009 genocide justice not going to come from UNP of 1983 pogrom: Shivajilingam
24.07.16 23:00   Photo
Saiva priests protest against Colombo constructing fishing jetty near Nakulesvaram temple
23.07.16 23:09  
Ethnic discrimination in student enrollment exposes reconciliation farce: Tamil academic
22.07.16 19:47   Photo
Tamil student leaders in Jaffna condemn SL Governor Cooray’s remarks in Colombo
21.07.16 01:26  
University engineers not learning lessons
21.07.16 00:21   Photo
Tamil politicians blame SL Military for enticing Sinhala students with triumphalist chauvinism
20.07.16 16:39   Photo
Tamil fishermen rise up against Colombo's move to permanently militarise Pa'l'li-munai in Mannaar
20.07.16 15:21   Photo
NPC demands CoI to go beyond criminal investigations on Jaffna University clash
19.07.16 23:15  
Sinhala-Tamil student clash in Jaffna exposes dangerous proportions of military occupation
18.07.16 18:01   Photo
‘SL President sanctioning 67-feet Buddha statue off Jaffna is act of aggression’
17.07.16 23:46  
Eastern University instructs assaulted Tamil student to attend investigations in Colombo
 
Find this article at:
http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=23585