7 Tamils arrested in Mount Lavinia

[TamilNet, Sunday, 24 February 2008, 13:00 GMT]
Seven civilians said to be Tamils were taken into custody Sunday in the continuing cordon and search operation in Mount Lavinia area that started on Saturday following the explosion that took place on Saturday morning at Mt. Lavinia junction. The suspects are being detained in the police station and interrogated. Several Tamil civilians were questioned and released after preliminary investigations, media sources said.

The search operation is still continuing.

 

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