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Three Airmen arrested for demanding ransom

Kalpitiya Police arrested three Air Force personnel for extorting Rs.100,000 from two individuals traveling in a threewheeler yesterday. The incident has taken place at Kalkudawa Junction in Kalpitiya on June 6.

The suspects had arrived on a cab and blocked the road and demanded a ransom from the complainants.They are Airmen serving in Palaviya, police said.

Later,the victims had lodged a complaint with the police and accordingly the suspects were arrested.They were to be produced for an Identification Parade after being produced before courts yesterday.