Jaffna lorry driver abducted in Vavuniyaa

[TamilNet, Monday, 21 April 2008, 11:02 GMT]
Unidentified men arriving in a white van abducted Maruthiah Yogarajah, 51, from his sister's house located in Thaa'ndikkul'am in Vavuniyaa on April 11 Friday around 2.30 p.m. and his whereabouts are not known even after ten days, according to complaints lodged by his relatives with the Vavuniyaa Police, International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) and Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) on Sunday, civil society sources said.

Yogarajah had come to Thaa'ndikkul'am to get treatment for an injury on his head.

During the stay he had also been working as lorry driver in the area, relatives said in their complaints.

 

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