Maha Oya Police arrest 6 Batticaloa Tamils

[TamilNet, Sunday, 27 December 2009, 12:35 GMT]
Six Tamil farmers, two each from Unnichchai, Aayithimalai and Vavu'natheevu in Batticaloa district were taken into custody by Maha Oya Police Saturday near the border of two districts Batticaloa and Ampaa'rai when they went in search of their strayed cattle.

The farmers had already informed the police in their area before leaving to the border of the Ampaa'rai district that their cattle had gone astray and they were going in seach for them.

Maha Oya Police had confirmed to local leaders who complained in this regard that the six Tamils are in their custody for interrogation.

 

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