White van gang abducts Tamil civilian in Dehiwela
[TamilNet, Monday, 09 June 2008, 15:11 GMT]
Unidentified armed men in a white van abducted Sunday night the owner of a hair dressing saloon in Dehiwela while he was returning home after having closed the saloon, according to a complaint made to Dehiwela police. Policemen had gone a few days ago to the house of the person abducted and interrogated him, his mother Raasaathi complained to Deputy Minister P. Radhakrishan, Colombo district parliamentarian.
The person abducted is Kathiresan Sivapalan, 38, a resident of Athapathu Street in Dehiwela, a suburb of Colombo city.
Dehiwela police said that they have begun investigation on the above abduction.