SLA-backed paramilitary men abduct Tamil civilian in Batticaloa
[TamilNet, Thursday, 28 May 2009, 17:06 GMT]
Paramilitary men operating with Sri Lanka Army (SLA) arriving in a black pick-up vehicle Thursday around 9:00 p.m at the house of a Tamil three-wheel driver abducted him, in Vaazhaichcheanai in Batticaloa district, according to a complaint lodged with Vaazhaichcheanai police. The relatives of the driver said that the paramilitary men had said in Sinhalese language that they had come from Pollanaruwa police station.
The abducted person is Chandresan Varatharajan, 38, the father of two children.
The abductors had demanded Chandresan to open the door but had jumped over the parapet and forcibly took him away before he could open the door.