Police arrests Tamil youth in Matara
[TamilNet, Monday, 24 March 2008, 11:51 GMT]
Matara Police Friday arrested a 35-year old Tamil civilian residing at Pitapatara estate in Matara police division and have him at Matara police station, media sources said. Terrorist Intelligence Division is interrogating the man on a report that he had been sent to Matara from Killinochchi to collect information about important personalities in the area, sources added.
The arrested has been identified as K.Thurairajah.
Thurairajah had been working in Killinochchi for seven years along with LTTE cadres although he is a resident of Pitapatara estate in Matara district, media reports said quoting Matara Senior Superintendent of Police P.V.U. Ayubala.