2 Muslim youths arrested in Matara
[TamilNet, Friday, 16 May 2008, 17:33 GMT]
Matara Police Wednesday night arrested two Muslim youths who are residents of Sammanthurai in eastern province. They are being detained until Sammanthurai police verifies their background and the authenticity of their identity cards, police sources said.
The two youths were employed at a restaurant
in Matara town at the time arrest.
The youths are not proficient in Sinhalese and had been working in Matara for several years, sources said.