My husband surrenender with Fr, Francis Joseph : The wife of former militant Pararajasingam Umapathy testified before the commission that, 50 militants led by Fr. Francis Joseph, including my husband were taken away in red CTB bus. The Army had accepted during the course of a ” Habeas Corpus” filed for 6 militants at Mulaitheevu courts.
If they produce this list, my husband’s name also will be in it. I have already testified before this same commission around one year back without any result. Only time will answer as to what you will do. she said.
I saw my husband abducted in vehicle with number : I saw directly from the house of my sister, my husband being abducted in a white van on the Vavuniya/Kalmadhu – Eachangkulam Road by men of Army 57th Division. I can identify the army men who abducted my husband, said Perinparasa Paleswary. My husband was abducted in a vehicle with number 50-7062.
The people who came to the rented house in Kalubowila on 2007.07.15th , said that they were from the police, inspected NIC and resident certificate of my husband pulled him to a vehicle with number 50-7062 and took him away in that vehicle. I saw this vehicle later at the Kohuwela Police Station. But they denied arresting my husband.