Students nabbed with fake notes
The Pottuvil Police arrested two schoolchildren
with fake notes in Pathawapatthe in Pottuvil Police area on Sunday.
Pottuvil Police nabbed the students with two fake Rs 1,000 notes
when they came to buy cigarettes at a shop.
Woman pawned fake jewellery
Police arrested a woman who had pawned fake gold
jewellery and obtained Rs 1.7 million from the Regional Development
Bank’s Nindavoor branch. The Sammanthurai Police arrested the woman
on Monday when she came to the bank to pawn a fake gold bangle and
obtain Rs 125,000.
UN tried to save Tiger leaders: report
The UN together with a Western government tried
to save Sri Lanka’s Tiger leadership from a final offensive that
eventually wiped them out, an Indian media report said Tuesday.