Minneriya police arrest 8 passengers

[TamilNet, Sunday, 10 February 2008, 10:53 GMT]
Eight persons, including 3 women who were travelling in a van from Batticaloa to Colombo were arrested by Sri Lanka Police at Minneriya, around 10 a.m., Sunday, police sources said.

They were arrested when the van was stopped at a police security post. The van is in the police custody, Hingurangoda police said.

The police did not give further details regarding the arrests.

 

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