3 Tamil civilians arrested in Uddapu, Gampaha
[TamilNet, Thursday, 13 December 2007, 19:06 GMT]
The Police took into custody three Tamil civilians in two separate
cordon and search operations conducted at Uddapu in Chilaw district
and Gampaha town in Colombo district Wednesday. Police said they were
detained in police stations as they failed to prove their identity and
valid reason for the their stay in the locality.
Two Tamils were arrested in Gampaha town and one Tamil in Uddapu.
Uddapu, a traditional Tamil village in Chilaw district, comes under
cordon and search operation frequently