Tamil youth arrested in Colombo

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 07 October 2009, 15:32 GMT]
Sri Lanka Army (SLA) and police arrested a Tamil youth travelling in a government transport bus Tuesday morning at Ediyawathe in Colombo in a joint search conducted from 7:00 a.m until 11:00 a.m, sources in Colombo said. The arrested youth is detained in Kotahena police station.

The youth was travelling in Bus No. 155 which was going to Galkise from Matakuliya.

All vehicles passing through the search area were stopped and the passengers interrogated. Houses in the area too were subjected to intensive search.

Mainly Tamils travel by Bus No. 155.

 

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