Monday, January 19, 2009

Soldier, woman arrested

(daily mirror)An army soldier and a Tamil woman were arrested on suspicion at the Mihintale town and have been detained for prolonged interrogation, the Mihintale police said.

Inspector Sanjeewa Mahanama said the soldier claimed to be attached to the 7th Corp at Kekirawa. And the Tamil woman was a resident of Akkaraipattu, Batticaloa.

OIC Mahanama said the two of them were detained for questioning to find out why they were in Mihintala.