30 civilians arrested Katunayake HSZ

[TamilNet, Saturday, 12 July 2008, 01:05 GMT]
Sri Lanka Police arrested thirty civilians including ten Tamils into custody during a cordon and search operation conducted from Thursday night till Friday morning the Katunayake High Security Zone (HSZ), sources in Colombo said. The Katunayake international airport, and military installations are located within the HSZ.

The arrested failed to prove their identity and reasons for the stay in the location at the time of arrest, sources said.

All the arrested are being detained in the police station and are being interrogated by the Terrorist Intelligence Division (TID).

 

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