SLN takes into custody six LTTE cadres
[TamilNet, Saturday, 02 November 2002, 14:50 GMT]
The Sri Lanka Navy Friday evening intercepted a boat between Trincomalee and Sampoor in the east coast and took six members of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam into custody. Later they were handed over to the Trincomalee Police.
The Trincomalee Police Saturday afternoon produced them before the Trincomalee Magistrate Mr.S.Thiagendran who ordered them remanded till November 15.
"We are studying the matter. But it will not affect the peace
process," said an LTTE official in Killinochchi.