6 upcountry Tamils arrested in Talawakelle

[TamilNet, Sunday, 17 May 2009, 13:28 GMT]
Six upcountry Tamils were taken into custody Friday by Sri Lanka Police in Talawakelle in Kandy district. Police spokesman Ranjit Gunasekara said they were suspected to be supporters of LTTE and all were residents of Talawakelle.

Police said on receipt of information a police team conducted an inquiry into the activities of the suspect before they were arrested.

The inquiry revealed that they had been involved in activities of the LTTE, the Police said.

 

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