Tamil Diplomat

Abduction and arresting of Tamils returning from foreign countries are on the increase

Although the new government has invited the Tamils living in foreign countries to return to Sri Lanka, the officials specially the security apparatus of the country have not shown any change in their attitude and they have arrested more than 10 Tamils in last few weeks.

According to reports coming from Colombo, CID personnel have assaulted 6 Tamils who were deported from Italy last week. One person from Puttur, Jaffna who has sustained serious injuries is still in hospital, while others are in prison after court order.

Another person who returned from Australia was also arrested.