Seven Lankan refugees going back home arrested
Seven Sri Lankan Tamils registered as refugees in a camp in
Rameswaram India were arrested when they attempted to go back to Sri
Lanka illegally from nearby Thangachimadam coastal village.
Acting on a tip-off that 13 refugees from the Mandapam camp near
Rameswaram were planning to return to Sri Lanka. Police kept a vigil on
Thangachimadam coast and nabbed seven refugees on Saturday night.
Six others fled on seeing the police, they said.