Sri Lanka Police arrests four LTTE cadres
[TamilNet, Thursday, 12 December 2002, 17:08 GMT]
Four Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) cadres including two women tigers were arrested by Sri Lanka police at the checkpoint in Uthayapuram in Ampara district today, sources in Ampara said.
Polices sources say that the LTTE members were arrested as they ignored the instructins to stop at the checkpoint and continued riding their motorbikes.
Officer-in-charge at the checkpoint said that the LTTE cadres have been verified to be members of the political section of the LTTE and investigation is continuing.