Three arrested over violence in Jaffna remanded

Three arrested over violence in Jaffna remanded

November 8, 2016   02:39 pm

-

Three suspects arrested in connection with recent violent incidents in Jaffna have been remanded till November 16 by the Colombo Magistrate’s Court. 

The suspects were arrested by the Terrorism Investigation Division (TID) and produced before Colombo Additional Magistrate Nishantha Peiris on Tuesday (8). 

The TID informed the court that further investigations pertaining to the incident are ongoing and therefore requested that the suspects be placed in remand custody. 

The suspects are reportedly believed to be connected to the ‘Ava Group’ – a criminal gang operating in Jaffna. 

Disclaimer: All the comments will be moderated by the AD editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or slanderous. Please avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment and avoid typing all capitalized comments. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by flagging them(mouse over a comment and click the flag icon on the right side). Do use these forums to voice your opinions and create healthy discourse.



NOTE:- Due to legal contstraints, the Ada Derana Editorial team has taken a decision to disable comments on all articles concerning ongoing court procedures.

Most Viewed Video Stories