Police nab cattle thieves
Seven persons suspected of steeling eight
buffaloes from a government farm were arrested by Kurunegala police
yesterday. The suspects were arrested with the stolen buffaloes.
This raid was conducted on a tip-off by a Buddhist monk. It was
reported that over 1,500 milch cows, heifers, calves, bulls and
buffaloes were stolen by this organised gang of cattle robbers.
LTTE drug trafficker arrested in Mumbai
India’s Maharashtra Anti Terrorism Squad has
arrested a Sri Lankan drug peddler, with suspected links to the LTTE
from a hideout in Navi Mumbai. The accused Rajan Silithuriya alias
Rajan alias Kartik had been picked up from his hideout in Kopar
Khairane area of Navi Mumbai.