Eight held in Vavuniya | Daily News

Eight held in Vavuniya

Eight persons suspected to be involved in extremist activities have been arrested in Vavuniya, on Tuesday.

The arrests were made based on tip-offs received by the Police and Army, police said.

The group which was arrested had arrived in the area as businessmen.Many roads including the Vavuniya - Kandy road, Vavuniya - Mannar road and Bazaar Street in Vavuniya were temporarily closed to carry out search operations. The suspects will be produced before the Vavuniya Magistrate.


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