8 Tamils arrested in Badulla
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 02 April 2008, 11:09 GMT]
Badulla police Monday night arrested eight Tamil civilians in a cordon and search operation conducted for about eight hours within the limits of the Badulla Municipal Council area. Police said the search operation was conducted to ensure the security of the town.
The arrested are being detained in the Badulla police station and are being interrogated.
All the arrested failed to prove their identity with legal documents and failed to explain the reason for their stay in the location, police sources added.