4 Tamil civilians arrested in Katunayake HSZ
[TamilNet, Monday, 31 August 2009, 14:13 GMT]
Four Tamil civilians arrested by the police while staying with their
relatives and friends in Katunayake, a High Security Zone (HSZ) in Colombo
district Saturday night are still being detained in the Katunayake
police station and interrogated by the Terrorism Intelligence
Department (TID). All the four are natives of north and east, sources said.
The arrestees had not registered themselves with the police in the
area about their stay in the location and failed to prove their identity.
They were taken into custody on receipt of information from the public that some strangers were seen in the area, police sources added.