Thursday, January 8, 2009

LTTE ‘policeman’ arrested

(daily mirror)A LTTE ‘police’ cadre living in Poonagala Estate was arrested by the Bandarawela Police.

Police inquiries revealed that he had joined the LTTE ‘police’ in 2003 and also had a fruit shop in Pettah while travelling back and forth from Colombo to Kilinochchi, Police Spokesperson SSP Ranjith Gunasekara said.

The ex-LTTE cadre had decided to move to Bandarawela as a result of the heavy fighting in the Wanni, SSP Gunasekara said.