Tamil Diplomat

Claymore attack suspect acquitted, after 7 years in prison

S.Nisan of Vadamaradchchi was arrested in 2008.01.01 accused of making a claymore attack on army and shooting with rifle, under PTA, was kept in prison for 7 years before the Attorney General Department  The which was transferred to Jaffna High Courts was being heard before Judge M.Ilanchcheliyan.

When case came before his he rejected the only evidence of the accused own confession.

As there was no other evidence the AG department said they are withdrawing the case, following which the judge acquitted the accused.