Former Navy Spokesman and five others suspected to have involved in the abduction and making to disappear of 1 Tamils including 5 students were released on bail.
The case regarding the abductions occurred in the period between 2008 – 2009 was taken up yesterday Colombo High Court. 11 Tamils were abducted and made to disappear in 2008 and 2009 in and around Colombo.
Six persons including the Navy spokesman were arrested by the CID and the CID had already informed the court that the abducted Tamils were taken to the Navy Base Trincomalee, tortured and murdered in the Navy Base. Further the CID informed the court that these abduction were made for money.
It is notable that, it is in the above context that the High Court Judge, Manilal Waithyaratne has released the suspects on cash and surety bails.