Muslim trader abducted in Cheddiku'lam
[TamilNet, Saturday, 16 May 2009, 12:44 GMT]
An unidentified armed eight member gang in civil dress abducted a Muslim trader with his motorbike on Thursday evening in Cheddiku'lam in Vavuniyaa district. The victim had been riding in his motorbike with a friend from Chitpiku'lam towards Maangku'lam at the time abduction.
The abducted trader was identified as Segu Sikandar, 52.
The gang stopped Sikundar's motorbike and took him by force, leaving his friend.
The gang also took the motorbike, according to complaints lodged with the Cheddiku'lam police.
Police are conducting inquiry into the incident.