SLA conducts search operation in Vavuniyaa
[TamilNet, Friday, 10 April 2009, 08:03 GMT]
Sri Lanka Army conducted a cordon and search operation covering Second
Cross Street in Vavuniyaa town Wednesday from morning till afternoon.
The SLA took all occupants leaving a single person in their residents,
business places and other institutions near the Soosai Pillaiyar Kulam
junction for inquiry where they were subjected to severe
All were subjected to severe body checks and their national identity
cards were also scrutinized to ensure that they were not forged.
Police said they carried the operation on receipt of intelligence
reports that strangers suspected to be LTTE cadres had infiltrated in
Normal life in the area was disturbed due to the operation.