3 Tamil passengers arrested in Dickwella
[TamilNet, Thursday, 29 May 2008, 11:07 GMT]
Three Tamil civilians, including two females, were arrested by police at Dickwella check point while traveling in a private bus from Colombo to Kathirkaamam Wednesday afternoon. The arrested are being held at the Dickwella police station for further inquiry.
Police said all the three suspects are residents of Trincomalee.
They were taken into custody as they failed to state their destination correctly. First they said they were going to Kathirkaamam but later said Ambalangoda, according to police personnel manning the Dickwella check point.