12 Tamil youths arrested in Colombo
[TamilNet, Friday, 14 August 2009, 05:13 GMT]
Sri Lanka police took into custody 12 Tamil youths in a search conducted in the suburbs of Colombo on information received from the Intelligence Department that a suicide bomber has infiltrated into Colombo, sources in Colombo said. The arrested youths are said to be from North, East and the Upcountry.
More than a hundred Tamils in Galkisse, Dehiwala, Wellawatta, Bambalapitiya, Mattakuliya and Colombo 7 were interrogated during this search conducted in the last four days.