Bloodying of Uthayan News Editor:
Main suspect in attack held
A special Police team from Jaffna yesterday
arrested the main suspect in the brutal attack on Uthayan News
Editor Gnanasunderam Kushantha. The special team from Jaffna
arrested the suspect in Colombo, while he was being treated at the
Kinniya clashes: 20 suspects arrested
Twenty suspects were arrested following clashes
between two groups in Kinniya on Sunday night. Two policemen were
injured and a vehicle was damaged in the commotion, the Police said.
Two civilians were also admitted to hospital with injuries.
Pro-LTTE elements attacked SL pilgrims - JHU
A group of Sri Lankan pilgrims were assaulted in
India last Wednesday and there is no doubt that the attack was
conducted by pro-LTTE elements. This is not the first time they have
assaulted a member of the Sangha when he went to India for medical
treatment, said Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) Parliament Group Leader
Athuraliye Rathana Thera.